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Insurers Back on Crack – Obamacare subsidies too addictive (all the bad news about Obamacare)

Join us: – #SinglePayer most Mondays – All the Bad News About Obamacare most Saturdays below and on Twitter Pandemic’s hit to employer plans drives cowardly insurers back to Obamacare – “There is growing taste for subsidized business” https://www.politico.com/news/2020/05/14/coronavirus-health-insurers-obamacare-257099 “Fewer … Continue reading

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We Don’t Know How to Pay for Medicaid Expansion, But We’re Gonna Party Like It’s 1999! (all the bad news about Obamacare)

Join us: – #SinglePayer most Mondays – All the Bad News About Obamacare most Saturdays below and on Twitter The cost of voter-mandated Medicaid expansion in Nebraska was predicated on state tax revenue growth. With the pandemic hitting state budgets … Continue reading

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Obamacare’s medical device tax hampered production of PPE (all the bad news about Obamacare)

Join us: – #SinglePayer most Mondays – All the Bad News About Obamacare most Saturdays below and on Twitter Obamacare’s medical device tax hampered production of PPE; production moved off-shore https://ktrh.iheart.com/content/2020-04-28-taxing-issue-how-obamacare-hurt-ppe-production/ Oklahoma still doesn’t know how to pay for the … Continue reading

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Obamacare insurers overcharging customers billions (all the bad news about Obamacare)

Join us: – #SinglePayer most Mondays – All the Bad News About Obamacare most Saturdays below and on Twitter Obamacare insurers have been overcharging their customers billions and, by design, will have to pay it back even if they are … Continue reading

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‘The pandemic shows we need Obamacare’ – Sure, and I’m the Tooth Fairy (all the bad news about Obamacare)

  Join us: – #SinglePayer most Mondays – All the Bad News About Obamacare most Saturdays below and on Twitter ‘The pandemic shows we need Obamacare’ – No, the pandemic shows we need more people with simple catastrophic Insurance, which … Continue reading

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Medicaid expansion a blunderbuss approach to coronavirus (all the bad news about Obamacare)

Join us: – #SinglePayer most Mondays – All the Bad News About Obamacare most Saturdays below and on Twitter Resist calls for Medicaid expansion in the current crisis; targeted support for crisis-related care would be a much more efficient use … Continue reading

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It’s Better When You Spread the Misery Around (all the bad news about Obamacare)

Join us: – #SinglePayer most Mondays – All the Bad News About Obamacare most Saturdays below and on Twitter “Affordable Care Act at Ten:  Huge Expansion of Welfare and Injury to Individual Insurance Market” (Galen Institute) #DependencyMachine https://galen.org/assets/ACA_at_10_huge_expansion_of_welfare.pdf “After ten … Continue reading

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Carnage from Obamacare is everywhere you look (all the bad news about Obamacare)

Join us: – #SinglePayer most Mondays – All the Bad News About Obamacare most Saturdays below and on Twitter Carnage from Obamacare is everywhere you look – can’t keep your doctor or your plan, premiums doubled, deductibles tripled, narrow networks … Continue reading

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Obamacare has failed in everything it set out to do (all the bad news about Obamacare)

Join us: – #SinglePayer most Mondays – All the Bad News About Obamacare most Saturdays below and on Twitter Obamacare has failed in everything it set out to do – no, you won’t save $2,500, you can’t keep your doctor … Continue reading

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President’s budget calls for eliminating extra federal funding for Medicaid expansion (all the bad news about Obamacare)

Join us: – #SinglePayer most Mondays – All the Bad News About Obamacare most Saturdays below and on Twitter White House estimates 13 million have better access to healthcare through Trump’s executive fixes, including expanded short-term plans, association plans, and … Continue reading

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