Some folk see no reason to cut off their nose to spite their face Rogue. After all we are talking Virginia and a town of about 70 thousand Fox disinformation viewers.What a hoot. Politico does an article about Obama Care and the picture shows ONE volunteer phone operator!!! Yep, the bloom is off the rose!
the bloom is off the rose
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Obamacare message war goes local
By KYLE CHENEY | 8/4/13 4:59 PM EDT Updated: 8/5/13 7:06 AM EDT
CENTREVILLE, Va.— A race to define Obamacare to the masses began today between the stacks at the Centreville Library. Over pizza in Decatur, Texas. And with a glass of wine in Naples, Fla.
Dozens of communities around the country hosted pro-Obamacare events, convened by the president’s foot soldiers at Organizing for Action. The series is the first salvo in what is fixing to be a month of high-stakes health care spin. When Congress returns from its summer recess in early September, there will be less than a month until Obamacare’s most sweeping coverage programs start signing up customers in new health insurance exchanges.
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“The Centreville event’s lone attendee, Lynn Duvall of Fairfax, Va., told POLITICO that it was her family’s own medical burdens that fueled her passion for Obamacare. Duvall’s son Logan has Crohn’s disease and under the law’s provisions can stay on her health plan until he turns 26, next January. Then he’ll be able to get coverage in the health exchange, despite his pre-existing condition.
Without Obamacare, she said, her son’s illness could have devastated their family finances.
“If the Affordable Care Act weren’t there, we would just have to deal with it. If it means we lose all of the assets we’ve saved over our lifetime, that’s what it would be”