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Obamacare exemptions to
grow to 25M by 2016: report

Washington Times, by Cheryl K. Chumley

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 8/7/2014 9:47:05 AM

A new report from the Congressional Budget Office finds that the number of those who don’t have to pay fines to opt out of Obamacare — the exempted class — is going to hit 25 million by 2016. The Wall Street Journal said now, only 4 million are going to pay the opt-out fine — down from 6 million. (Snip) That fine is going to rise to $685 per adult, or 2.5 percent of family income, by 2016, capping out per household at $2,085. Some were exempted from these fines, including illegal immigrants. But the White House has been steadily adding exemptions since Obamacare’s passage, and now even those who profess hardships like domestic violence

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More dire news from the black Joker who brought this illegal pestilence down amongst US. Who can possibly pay the taxes for all the growing exemptions? Thanks to abortions, 0bamaCare´s unique form of birth control, there aren´t enough worker bees.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: IdahoJoe, 8/7/2014 10:23:38 AM     (No. 9956680)

Makes sense since the Dims goal is ´socialized´ (actually communized) medicine.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Northcross, 8/7/2014 10:43:20 AM     (No. 9956721)

Congress will be very unhappy about this. They thought they would be the only ones exempted from the pains of Obamacare.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: M2, 8/7/2014 10:47:20 AM     (No. 9956726)

There is an almost identical article in the Wall Street Journal, too.

I wonder just how much stomach the Democrats have for enforcing O´Care. It is unimaginably unpopular across the board and it almost seems as though no one is willing to enforce the various mandates. This would be a good thing.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: bpl40, 8/7/2014 10:55:18 AM     (No. 9956741)

Pretty soon it will be reverse selection. Anyone who (a) works for living (b) pays taxes (c) obeys the laws (d) is in a natural marital relationship raising a normal family (e) is not of negro descent will pay a fine.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: jglas, 8/7/2014 11:17:58 AM     (No. 9956768)

Am I reading this correctly that 25 million people plus illegal immigrants will get free medical care . . . well they might be charged but they can´t be turned away from medical care whether they pay or not, through the old fashioned route of the emergency room. Wasn´t that what Obamacare was supposed to fix? Meanwhile everyone else in the country has to deal with government red tape and be subjected to death panels to be treated. What a deal. All pain and no gain (at least for American citizens . . . for everyone else in the world just cross the southern border and get excellent free medical care).

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