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ObamaCare´s Shrinking Geography
Investor´s Business Daily, by Editorial

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Posted By:RustMB, 7/22/2014 6:41:58 AM

Reform: Probably hoping no one would notice, regulators late last week exempted from ObamaCare five U.S. territories where it was failing. Will they do the same once it´s obvious ObamaCare is failing everywhere else? When the geniuses in Congress and the White House were writing the ObamaCare legislation, they made a slight mistake. The law imposed ObamaCare´s guaranteed issue and community rating insurance mandates on the five territories — which have a combined population of more than 4 million — but it exempted them from the individual mandate and didn´t offer any subsidies. Not surprisingly, the insurance markets quickly collapsed
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Reply 1 - Posted by: strike3, 7/22/2014 6:56:40 AM     (No. 9934817)

Knowing the twisted functionality of zippy´s little brain, the plan would have been to gouge the taxpayers to cover the majority of the subsidy in the first year, then, when they were already numb, squeeze out the rest of their earnings to subsidize all those who were exempted from the mandate. As we´ve said from the beginning, there just isn´t enough money in circulation to cover this boondoggle. It´s dead Jim.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lil dotty, 7/22/2014 12:38:15 PM     (No. 9935435)

One more item to add to the list.

Bow-boy believes the name o-care indicates this is to do with as he wishes. No need to go thru normal channels as he already owns it.

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