Post Tagged with: "Affordable Care Act"

US Hospital Bill Goes Viral: This Is What Childbirth Costs Without A National Health Service

US Hospital Bill Goes Viral: This Is What Childbirth Costs Without A National Health Service

In March this year, twitter user @YumiYoko became a mum following a caesarean section.  Medical staff at Philadelphia’s Abington Memorial Hospital handed her a child, while administrators handed her a bill for over $42,000.  Such is life under the US profit-making private healthcare system. British actor Stephen McGann (who plays […]

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Florida Republicans Set up Alternative to Obamacare And Only 30 People Sign Up

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Republicans in Florida hate Obamacare so much that they created a healthcare alternative back in March that was supposed to compete with President Obama’s signature law, but people just aren’t buying it…literally.

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Beloved Grandma Falls 11 Times In A Medicare 5-Star Rated Nursing Home (VIDEO)

“He’s not doing very well,” the nurse said…And indeed he was not doing well. Rigor mortis had already set in, meaning the elderly resident had been dead for hours.
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In the middle of the night, at its loneliest hour no one really knows what happens to the hundreds of thousands of people who live in nursing homes. People who must depend upon others for all of their needs like helping them get to the bathroom or move from an […]

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Top 10 Things About Money To Blame On President Obama

When there’s less worry about money, fewer people will get divorces, the number of battered women will go down and the kids will do better in school. Thanks a lot, Obama.
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OMG! You won’t believe what President Obama has done now. Everything these days is the president’s fault. So let me show you his top 10 economy faults.  The deficit dropped 70 percent from President Obama’s first year in office. That means the deficit hawks who have been poo-ing all over […]

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Karl Rove Super PAC Sets Bullsh*t Level To Maximum In Latest Obamacare Attack Ad

Karl Rove Super PAC Sets Bullsh*t Level To Maximum In Latest Obamacare Attack Ad

They’ve pulled some stunts in the past, but the latest Affordable Care Act attack ad produced by Karl Rove’s Crossroads GPS super PAC sets the bullshit level to maximum, by using a horror story that’s already been debunked. The ad is targeted at Colorado, in support of Republican challenger Cory […]

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Arizona Governor Candidate Woos Voters With Half Naked Obama Hate (VIDEO)

Arizona Governor Candidate Woos Voters With Half Naked Obama Hate (VIDEO)

Arizona gubernatorial candidate Frank Riggs is like just like Putin – in that he’s proud to be shirtless and to show disdain for Obama.

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The Obamacare Effect: More Than Half Of Privately Insured Women Can Now Get Free Birth Control

The Obamacare Effect: More Than Half Of Privately Insured Women Can Now Get Free Birth Control

While the Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby decision was upsetting, we shouldn’t lose sight of the larger picture: Thanks to President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act, millions more women are being given access to free birth control. What’s more, health care experts say that trend is likely to become even more […]

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One Business Is Already Proving That Obamacare Is Good For Employees

With Obamacare, people no longer have to stay shackled to jobs they hate to keep their health insurance.

With Obamacare, people no longer have to stay shackled to jobs they hate to keep their health insurance.

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Republican Blockage Of ObamaCare Is About To Cost Hundreds Of Jobs

Republican Blockage Of ObamaCare Is About To Cost Hundreds Of Jobs

Republicans’ efforts to block the Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare) just got more expensive for their constituents.

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Here’s How Obamacare Is Confirming The Worst Fear Of The GOP

If there's one thing you can count on the "liberal" media to NOT report on, it's Obamacare (ACA) success stories. Well, we're here to pick up the slack. Image: Will O'Neill

Some may think it is wishful thinking to believe that Obamacare leads up to a single payer Medicare for all type system. It is not.

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Kentucky Fried Chicken – Rand Paul Running Scared From Obamacare’s Popularity

RJ Matson

The two Senators from Kentucky are finding their anti-Obamacare rhetoric at odds with the states popular Kynect (AKA ‘Obamacare’) program, and their re-election chances slipping away.

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Michigan GOP Pushing Bill To Stop You From Suing Insurance Companies That Lie

Rick Snyder -- the epitome of Michigan's GOP.

On May 8, 2014, Michigan House Republicans introduced House Bill 5558, the purpose of which is to ban customers from being able to sue an insurance company for lying to them.

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GOP Candidate Compares Contraceptive Mandate to Serving Neo-Nazis, Grand Wizards

Yet another GOP extremist compares Obamacare's contraception mandate to the Holocaust.

Yet another GOP extremist compares Obamacare’s contraception mandate to the Holocaust.

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Insurance Companies Testify And Prove Republicans Are Lying About Obamacare Enrollment Numbers

Insurance companies verify what we already knew: Republicans are lying about the number of people enrolled in Obamacare. (Image Credit: Brobubel Files)

Insurance companies verify what we already knew: Republicans are lying about the number of people enrolled in Obamacare.

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Conservative Fox News Viewer Admits Obamacare Saved His Life (VIDEO)

Republicans' biggest fear? Obamacare will WORK and become as popular with Americans as other programs the GOP hates.. like Medicare and Social Security. Image @ RealClearPolitics

The Republicans’ worst Obamacare nightmare is coming true. No, not the ones they have been telling the public they have been having. Their worst nightmare is that Obamacare is going to work, and that people will actually like it. Even worse than that, some Republican voters are starting to like […]

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Hell Freezes Over: Republicans Secretly Vote to Help Obamacare

Republicans actually showed some common sense and voted in secret to make improvements to Obamacare.

Republicans actually showed some common sense and voted in secret to make improvements to Obamacare.

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Virginia Politicians Could Give Healthcare To The Poor, But Are Building Themselves An Office Instead

Virginia's Old City Hall Building - Image from the Library of Congress

Virginia’s lawmakers authorized $430 million for a new building to replace their crumbling one. That’s the same amount they could have had for Medicaid.

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WATCH: Bachmann And Gohmert Lower The Bar On Stupid

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Michelle Bachmann And Louie Gohmert Embarrass Themselves On An Entirely New Level During House Floor Speech On The ‘Killer Drug’ – Birth Control.

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Bad News For Republicans: New Poll Shows More Americans Support Obamacare Than Oppose It

Do you want to make Republicans throw a temper tantrum? Just show them this latest Washington Post-ABC News poll. Obamacare support surges across spectrum. - Bob Englehart, The Hartford Courant

Do you want to make Republicans throw a temper tantrum? Just show them this latest Washington Post-ABC News poll. Obamacare support surges across spectrum.

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Ted Cruz Tries To Use Facebook To Prove No One Likes Obamacare And It Blows Up In His Face (IMAGES)

A group of nuns is speaking out in favor of mandatory birth control coverage just as the Supreme Court is ready to hear oral arguments on two lawsuits.

Oops. Texas Tea Party Senator Ted Cruz asked people on facebook if they’re better off, since the ACA took effect. He got the answer – not the one he wanted.

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