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Talk About Irony…

by Steve MacDonald March 24, 2014
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Pulled this from a line in this post where I pointed out how Obama made such a big deal about “the world not ending” after he signed his signature Health Reform legislation into law… Talk about irony–when #Obama signed the #ACA the end of the world was in there, it was just delayed. #tcot #ObamaCare […]

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When You Invite The Bureaucrats In…This is What you Get.

by Steve MacDonald March 21, 2014
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“You can Check in any time you like but you can never leave.” After getting a full-time job with benefits, (Melissa) Battles went to disenroll from the Obamacare insurance she purchased through HealthCare.gov. But trying to disenroll from Obamacare turned out to be a full-time job in itself. “The first person I spoke with after […]

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Record High Number of Uninsured View ObamaCare Unfavorably

by Steve MacDonald February 27, 2014
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They are probably all Republicans though or on the take from the Koch brothers so what they think or say doesn’t count, right Zandra? Kaiser Family Foundation’s monthly health tracking poll found that in February, 56 percent of the uninsured view the Affordable Care Act unfavorably. The percentage of uninsured with a positive view reached […]

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In the Future the Term ‘ObamaCare’ Might Replace “Screw You”

by Steve MacDonald February 6, 2014
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Welcome to the Democrat’s Health Care Revolution… The Obamacare subsidy cliff is so steep that if you earn just $1 above the threshold, you could end up paying anywhere from a few thousand dollars to $20,000 more for insurance, depending on your age.  Take the case of a couple of 55-year-olds living in St. Croix […]

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Notable Quote – Congressional Budget Office Report

by Steve MacDonald February 5, 2014
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Nothing says “Democrats are the smartest people in the room” like this… “As a result of the ACA, between 6 million and 7 million fewer people will have employment-based insurance coverage each year from 2016 through 2024 than would be the case in the absence of the ACA.” Would it be racist to claim this […]

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Perverse Incentives Under ObamaCare

by Steve MacDonald January 28, 2014
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Forbes has an interesting article on incentives and doctors in the age of ObamaCare. We all know about the PR campaign in which supporters of the Patient Affordable Care Act were willing to accuse doctors of being no better than unscrupulous used car salesman or as confidence men in lab coats.  They were portrayed as […]

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Have You Ever Noticed How Democrats…

by Steve MacDonald January 22, 2014
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“Have You Ever Noticed How Democrats like to create problems so they can then claim to solve them?” It has been a while since I made a new one of these for GrokTALK!. This one is about Medicaid Expansion. NH Medicaid Expansion and ObamaCare 65s

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Obama ‘Repeals’ Obama-Care

by Steve MacDonald December 22, 2013
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If ever there was a case for the benefit of ‘Rule of Law,’ where regardless of how constricting a law is at least everyone knows who and what it applies to and can predict how the law applies–the Progressive Pandora’s Box that is Obama-Care is it. It also serves as proof that the conservative position […]

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Is THIS Why NH Democrats Want to Expand Medicaid So Badly…?

by Steve MacDonald December 17, 2013
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Are rules in the ACA that punish older married couples designed to drive them to divorce so that they end up on Medicaid,  so that the government can then fleece their estates after death?  It is starting to look that way. Medicaid (the government/States) can charge the estate of a deceased Medicaid recipient to recover […]

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Organizing For Acorn Squash Takes Over Democrat’s “Ruining Thanksgiving Tradition”

by Steve MacDonald November 27, 2013
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The DCCC has been sending out holiday cheat sheets for years, proof that Democrat voters really are too stupid to know what their own talking points are or how to articulate them.  That’s doubly funny because I know what they are without even looking. Well this year OFA (Organizing for Acorn Squash) has an instructional […]

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If You Like Your Plan You Can Keep It: The Rap (w/ Remy)

by Steve MacDonald November 26, 2013

If You Like Your Plan You Can Keep It: The Rap (w/ Remy)

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The DSCC Tries To Escape the Bitter Taste of TEA

by Steve MacDonald November 15, 2013
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We know that the uACA (That’s unAffordable Care Act) has already forced millions of jobs out of existence.  With employment suffering from ObamaCare and the looming shadow of the return of the bride of the business mandate portion of the ACA next year, millions more jobs will be erased by Democrat policy.  So what does […]

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If Obama were a CEO in the private sector, he’d be prosecuted for such deception

by Steve MacDonald November 14, 2013
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Andrew McCarthy NRO Barack Obama is guilty of fraud — serial fraud — that is orders of magnitude more serious than frauds the Justice Department routinely prosecutes, and that courts punish harshly. The victims will be out billions of dollars, quite apart from other anxiety and disruption that will befall them. The president will not […]

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Pat Sajak Ruminates on ObamaCare as ‘Settled Law’

by Steve MacDonald November 14, 2013
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  ACA is settled law. Uh, wait a second…okay, now it's settled. Umm, let's change this. Okay now. No, wait…now. No… — Pat Sajak (@patsajak) November 14, 2013 c/o Twichy

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The American Health Care Reform Act of 2013

by Steve MacDonald November 13, 2013
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The US House has produced a replacement for ObamaCare.  It is called ‘The American Health Care Reform Act of 2013.” Here is a link to the PDF. it is HR3121 It is a paltry 181 pages and a quick skim shows a repeal of the existing scheme, changes to tax credits, beefing up of HSA’s, […]

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A Letter From A Reader To The NH- AG About Deceptive Sales Tactics and NH Law

by Steve MacDonald November 12, 2013
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Dear Attorney General: I have filed (Nov. 4th) a serious complaint concerning fraudulent advertising practices for the sale of health insurance of which bait and switch, pricing more expensive/compared to the stated promise of savings on the same services, promises of a contract not fulfilled as advertised, and a demeaning of the competition- all to […]

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The Obligatory Obama ‘You Can Keep Your Plan’ Lie Montage

by Steve MacDonald November 1, 2013
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23 more times…for the cheap seats. I might be wrong but I think he’s trying to convince us that we can keep our plan.  And as for the new lie, that it is the insurance companies fault, these providers are only acting on the regulatory mandate forced on them by…Democrats. H/T The Blaze, c/o Business […]

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The Realities of DemocratCare…. or ‘They Don’t Call us “The Right!” For Nothing.’ Part X

by Steve MacDonald October 29, 2013

The Obama Administation knew all along that as many as 50-60% or more of us would lose our plans under ObamaCare. From Right Wing bastion – NBC Buried in Obamacare regulations from July 2010 is an estimate that because of normal turnover in the individual insurance market, “40 to 67 percent” of customers will not […]

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Healtcare.gov – “It’s a Trap!”

by Steve MacDonald October 27, 2013
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Someone who went to healthcare.gov and managed to start the application process–to look at options for a family member–abandoned the process, did not submit their application, and explicitly refused to accept the terms–which should have ended things there–has 10 days to appeal the “decision” on an application he never submitted or he will become ineligible […]

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GrokTALK! October 5th, 2013

by Steve MacDonald October 8, 2013
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This week on GrokTALK! we went remote, recording and live-streaming from the New Hampshire Federation of Republican Women event in Concord New Hampshire. The program includes the complete speech and Q&A with Dr. Betsey McCaughey, interviews with Diane Bitter, Karen Testerman, Jeane Coutou, Brian Tilton and Dr. McCaughey.   Listen to the complete Podcast here […]

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US House – Remove All Congressional Exemptions From ObamaCare

by Steve MacDonald September 30, 2013

Here is a new video from the NRSC on Obama Democrat Care (Called Dismantle) …as House Republicans move forward with a plan that would remove all congressional exemptions.

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Don’t Fund It!

by Steve MacDonald September 24, 2013
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The “It,” is ObamaCare, Democrat Care, the premium raising, jobs killing, part-time nation, cost increasing, access decreasing, waiver inducing, can’t make it work, train-wreck, signature legislation of the progressive community organizers in congress and their rent-seeking water carriers. It’s a petition.  Sign it.  Share it. Piss off a Democrat.  Don’t Fund it. Note: There is […]

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Republican’s Fund Everything but ObamaCare– Democrats Lose their Minds

by Steve MacDonald September 22, 2013
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House Republicans fund the government but not the most unpopular, unworkable legislative trainwreck in almost a lifetime–that even Obama and his braint-trust can’t make work–Democrats lose their minds https://twitter.com/dmbatten/statuses/381551163000094720 Best Part?  Harry Reid gets to take credit for shutting down the government now.

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Call The Pelosi Twins – The House Vote To Repeal ObamaScare is Today

by Steve MacDonald May 16, 2013

Let Carol Ann Shea-McKluster know that…now that we all know what’s in it – we still don’t want it!

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“Affordable” Care Strikes Again – Spouses and Children Hit Hardest

by Steve MacDonald February 8, 2013

Last week I reported on new rules released by the unelected bureaucrats at the IRS.  In the process of defining ‘Affordable,’ for the purpose of enforcing the Affordable Care Act (also known as Obama-Care), families that cannot “afford the employer coverage that they are offered on the job will not be able to get financial […]

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A Scary Pre-Election Government Run Health Care Update

by Steve MacDonald November 1, 2012

I’m not sure I need to remind anyone of this but if we don’t let Republicans run state Government, and don’t elect Republicans to Washington, no one steps up to stop Obama Care.  The Federal health care-control apparatus, already a leviathan at the doorway, comes crashing in to our lives, never likely to leave.  There […]

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Prediction: Obama Campaign Will Try To…

by Steve MacDonald October 2, 2012

I was just thinking about this.  We’ve not seen any left wing deployment of the Romney Care strategy.  I think I know why.  They were saving it. Prediction: Obama Campaign Will Try To…use RomneyCare to suppress Republican turnout  for their opponent. Reality: Romney/Ryan will repeal ObamaCare if they can.  I’m not saying they wont ever […]

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Nullification – Sort Of…

by Steve MacDonald June 30, 2012

Section 400-A:14-a  400-A:14-a Health Insurance Coverage. – No resident of this state, regardless of whether he or she has or is eligible for health insurance coverage under any policy or program provided by or through his or her employer, or a plan sponsored by the state or the federal government, shall be required to obtain or […]

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