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HHS won´t say if Sebelius is
fundraising for Obamcare

Washington Examiner, by Susan Grabtree

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Posted By:HoneyBadger, 2/17/2014 10:03:04 AM

First in a series of stories on the Obama administration´s outside fundraising efforts to promote Obamacare enrollment.Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and other department staff may be continuing to solicit private donations to help an outside group promote the president´s health care law as the administration works to boost enrollment figures after a troubled fall rollout. News last May that Sebelius had asked business executives and nonprofit groups to donate to Enroll America, a nonprofit organization formed to help encourage millions of Americans to sign up for the new Obamacare insurance exchanges, provoked an uproar among Republicans on Capitol

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Pros7767, 2/17/2014 10:10:44 AM     (No. 9735675)

There is no end to the corruption in this Administration. The brazenness of their actions defies words.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: JimS, 2/17/2014 10:16:50 AM     (No. 9735684)

I do believe that soliciting and use of private funds for government programs is illegal. Such programs are to be funded by Congress only.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Grambo, 2/17/2014 10:19:21 AM     (No. 9735686)

“Legal shmegal, as president I can do whatever I want.”

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Reply 4 - Posted by: RancherJack, 2/17/2014 10:27:16 AM     (No. 9735699)

Republican Party leadership: "Where are the doughnuts?"

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Reply 5 - Posted by: cjjeepercreeper, 2/17/2014 10:29:47 AM     (No. 9735705)

When I was administrator for a government program I was always getting people wanting to donate funds. I couldn´t take them because in government you are only allowed to use funds that have been budgeted for your program/agency from the proper funding sources. This is blatantly and unequivocally illegal.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Ken M., 2/17/2014 10:35:35 AM     (No. 9735711)

Here´s an idea: sic the IRS on them.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Keekng, 2/17/2014 10:40:43 AM     (No. 9735720)

Better yet, sic Breitbart´s people on them.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: quantumman, 2/17/2014 10:48:30 AM     (No. 9735732)

This is illegal and a felony. Zippy will have deniability - Sebellius should do the perp walk like Scooter Libby, except she is guilty, he was not.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: pineledger, 2/17/2014 11:29:32 AM     (No. 9735776)

Who would give money to this lying incompetent?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 2/17/2014 11:57:23 AM     (No. 9735821)

Obama has a pen and a pad, and his Czars have their hands out and their coercive natures on display, Hatch Act /legal or not.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: strike3, 2/17/2014 12:09:59 PM     (No. 9735840)

These idiots are only embarrassing themselves. There isn´t enough money in the entire country to fund the healthcare of 200 million non-working people, and not enough stupid working people to go along with the lunacy. Obamacare is on the way to the dung heap known as Barack Hussein Obama´s legacy.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: M Stuart, 2/17/2014 2:57:11 PM     (No. 9736060)

Was this part of the genius that funded Richard Simmons for over million dollars, pajama boy, mom jeans, etc

This is extortion to squeeze money out of departments under your control.

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