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A Health Care Solution

Joseph1819 Wrote: Mar 22, 2013 10:30 AM
ARE THE REPUBLICANS AND THE EMPLOYERS AND THE INSURERS SMART ENOUGH TO RAM OBAMACARE DOWN THE THROATS OF VOTERS BEFORE THE NEXT ELECTION? NOT A CHANCE...THEY LL KEEP WHINING ABOUT IT BUT IF THEY IMPLEMENT IT FULL BLOWN THE VOTERS MIGHT CHOOSE Rs instead of Ds.

In my last column, I argued that for all the undeniable woes of the Republican Party, the unfurling of Obamacare represents a huge vulnerability for Democrats. The Democratic health reform bill is economically nonsensical and politically unpopular. A recent Rasmussen poll found that 54 percent believe the law will damage the U.S. health care system. Even among Democrats, support for the law is ebbing. In February, a Kaiser Family Foundation poll found that only 57 percent of Democrats (compared with 72 percent in November of 2012) support the law.

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