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Repeal Obamacare: That Was the Promise

25 Apr

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By Mike McGee

Nancy Pelosi, a Democratic member of the US Congress, said as a flat-out fact recently: “Health care is a right for all, not a privilege for the few.” Hilary Clinton recently said that changing Obamacare and a few other things “will take our country in the wrong direction.” Both of these are false statements. If you’re going to call out Trump for lies, you have to do the same for the opposition. Continue reading

Obamacare’s Strange Twist

22 Nov


By Mike McGee

The current major glitch in Obamacare, the new and comprehensive health insurance program which is expected to cover everyone with basic health insurance protections, is a great tragedy.

After the end of the government shutdown, President Obama was confronted with the basic flaw in the universal health care program. Millions of citizens were having their health insurance policies cancelled because those policies did not comply with the new law. Replacement policies would cost more or were unavailable.

Ever since the 2010 passage of the Affordable Care Act, Obama has repeatedly told people that, if they liked their health plans, they could keep them. Obama made such assurances as recently as this spring. Continue reading