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Unions Supported ObamaCare, Now Some Don't

None1257 Wrote: Feb 01, 2013 12:14 PM
The relevant question is when are the "people" better off depending on someone else to pay for their needs and wants, and when are the "people" better off depending on themselves to pay for their own needs and wants? The other relevant question is how important is our freedom and independence?

Now that ObamaCare is actually happening, labor unions who made a big push for the legislation three years ago are no longer rallying behind it. Unions are seeing healthcare promises made by President Obama broken left and right in the form of higher costs, more bureaucracy, loss of doctors Obama promised they could keep, slashing of healthcare benefits and more.

Union leaders say many of the law's requirements will drive up the costs for their health-care plans and make unionized workers less competitive. Among other things, the law eliminates the caps on medical benefits and prescription...