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More and more doctors, specialists and hospitals are dropping out of Obamacare healthcare plans. Even more are dropping out and refusing to accept Medicaid patients because they lose too much money. Making matters worse, a number of insurance companies are also dropping various plans and the majority of co-op insurance providers are going out of …

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While most states have been experiencing higher and higher healthcare premium rates, Oregon residents have had the pleasure of paying some of the lowest rates in the nation. However, thanks to the state those lower than average rates are going to jump significantly for 2016. The ironic part of this is that most huge rate …

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How often do we have to point out that the Affordable Care Act is anything but affordable? Barack Obama and Nancy Pelosi started their lying about the cost of Obamacare early on in 2009. They stood before Americans time and again promising that their socialized healthcare program would be more affordable and provide better access …

sinking-ship

Has the Affordable Care Act produced anything positive? I guess it depends on who you ask. Some say that it’s positive in that it provides for many women’s health issues including contraception. But then that’s at the cost of violating the religious beliefs held by millions of Americans and also at the complete ignoring of …

rising healthcare costs

Three of the main selling points of Obamacare were more affordable premiums, better coverage and pre-existing conditions would now be covered. Even before the Affordable Care Act went into effect, healthcare costs started increasing. I personally know of one employer who was told that their existing healthcare plan would increase by 41% and that was …

Obamacare failed

Tomorrow is the one year anniversary of the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. If you listen to Barack Obama and Nancy Pelosi you would think that the national socialist healthcare system has been a huge success, but you would be wrong. The New York Post took a look at Obamacare and graded it like …

Obamacare-Burning

Most states had set goals for the number of people they expected to enroll in Obamacare by the end of March.  Most of those states are less than half way to making those goals.  While there is still a month and half to go, the rate of enrollment has slowed down since the December and …

Obamacare tombstone

Several days ago, I wrote how Americans can bring Obamacare crashing down by not buying into it.  The entire financial structure of the Affordable Care Act depends upon millions of young healthy adults buying into the system.  Their premiums are necessary to pay for the cost of healthcare to the older and less healthy segment …

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I was watching the news and saw President Barack Obama stand before a crowd and say that the Affordable Care Act was working and helping to reduce the costs of healthcare.  He spoke of how Obamacare tracks the costs of health insurance and if they believe that the premium holders are over paying, then they …

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Jonathan Gruber is an economist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  He also has the distinction of being one of the principle architects of both Romneycare and Obamacare. In 2010, Gruber provided an analysis of Obamacare for the White House.  In September 2010, Obama announced to the nation, “As a consequence of the Affordable Care …

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One of the main rallying cries of the 2010 elections was the repeal of Obamacare.  It was one of the things that helped the Republicans win back control of the House of Representatives and drastically narrow the margin between them and Democrats in the Senate. However, nothing has really been accomplished since then concerning Obamacare. …