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Old Today, 06:49 AM
 
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He has six more years to get it done.
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Old Today, 06:50 AM
 
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The fine was cheaper. Once I lost what I had, I went uninsured. All these whiners say millions will lose their healthcare insurance if Obamacare was repealed. What about the millions who lost their healthcare they could afford because of Obamacare.
Ö.or, what about the millions who now have an Obamacare-sanctioned plan that pays for nothing, and makes the individual responsible for thousands of dollars of medical expenses a year - and that's AFTER paying $1000 a month in premiums. Obama counts someone like me as "insured," but that's really a stretch. I DO have an insurance card, though.
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The fine was cheaper. Once I lost what I had, I went uninsured. All these whiners say millions will lose their healthcare insurance if Obamacare was repealed. What about the millions who lost their healthcare they could afford because of Obamacare.
The ACA was never meant to benefit the middle class.
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Old Today, 06:52 AM
 
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Ö.or, what about the millions who now have an Obamacare-sanctioned plan that pays for nothing, and makes the individual responsible for thousands of dollars of medical expenses a year - and that's AFTER paying $1000 a month in premiums. Obama counts someone like me as "insured," but that's really a stretch. I DO have an insurance card, though.
Obamacare insurance card and $10 might get you a cup of coffee after the deductible.
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He has six more years to get it done.
I'm no mathematician, but that sure seems like a LOT more than "on day one", doesn't it?
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The ACA was never meant to benefit the middle class.
It is redistribution of wealth, a socialist program.
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The ACA was never meant to benefit the middle class.
Agree. It was to provide benefits to the lower class, even if that meant making insurance unaffordable to the middle class.
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Old Today, 06:54 AM
 
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Yes you were. The mandate forced you to purchase an ACA compliant policy.

You may want to learn about the ACA BEFORE discussing it.
No it didnít. The mandate didnít force you to buy heath insurance at all. The overwhelming majority of the non insured never bought an ACA covered policy.

Do your homework Paydro.
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Old Today, 06:55 AM
 
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It is redistribution of wealth, a socialist program.
Nope. Simply not the case. All the insurers were private companies.
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Old Today, 06:56 AM
 
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Obamacare insurance card and $10 might get you a cup of coffee after the deductible.
The irony with my $900-a-month plan is that I am better going to a doctor out-of-network and negotiating a cash price than using my insurance in-network and paying the "discounted" rate. Example: Physical therapy with Obamacare claim is $130 a session and the uninsured rate is $90. (At the same time, the lower-income are getting the sessions for free.)
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