Post Tagged with: "Affordable Care Act"

House Republicans Set To Sue Obama Administration

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Instead of you know, legislating like it is their job to do, the GOP is instead using taxypayer money to sue Obama.

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Tommy Chong on Fox News: ‘Stupidity’ Is ‘Opposing Universal Health Care Based on Rumors and Lies’ (VIDEO)

Tommy Chong on Fox News: ‘Stupidity’ Is ‘Opposing Universal Health Care Based on Rumors and Lies’ (VIDEO)

When Jonathan Gruber spoke of “stupid” people, Tommy Chong seems to be of the opinion he meant Fox News viewers: “If you are opposing universal health care based on rumors and lies then that is a stupid way to be.”

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You’ll Love This Hilarious ‘Obamacare’ Ad Aimed At Young People (VIDEO)

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Young adults, who often feel impervious to illness or injury, have been slow to see the need for health insurance. They’ve also been slow to sign up under the Affordable Care Act, despite the fact that after crunching the numbers for the nearly exact same Romneycare, young adults save a […]

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Two Day A Week Congress Wants You To Have To Work 40 Hours A Week To Qualify For Insurance

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Image of John Boehner from Wikipedia. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hastert_Rule

Congress currently works about two days a week. Why wouldn’t they be ineligible for insurance?

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Delusional Ted Cruz Staffer Blames Ebola On Obamacare, Hilarity Ensues (SCREENSHOTS)

Delusional Ted Cruz Staffer Blames Ebola On Obamacare, Hilarity Ensues (SCREENSHOTS)

A high-level Ted Cruz staffer did what the Right does best: blamed Ebola on Obamacare. This, of course, led to hilarity on Twitter.

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State With Highest Uninsured Rate Is The First To Find Ebola In Its Borders

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Texas is about the worst state to get sick and it’s the one and only state (so far) where someone has contracted Ebola.

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Tea Party Extremists Threatening Another Government Shut Down In December

These three nut jobs want to shut down the government again.

Unfortunately, Cruz, Paul and Rubio aren’t up for reelection until 2016, so voting them out isn’t possible yet.

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6 Unbelievably Dumb Republican Campaign Ads! (VIDEOS)

Which Of These Do You Think Is The Most Ridiculous Republican Ad?
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These are the official six worst ads in the 2014 off-year election.

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How Insurers Are Still Screwing People – Despite Obamacare

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Figures that insurance companies would figure a way around the preexisting condition protections in the Affordable Care Act.

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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

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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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