“If you like your health care plan, you can keep your health care plan.”– Barack Obama, Aug 11, 2009
“An estimated 14 million people purchase their own coverage because they don’t get it through their jobs. Calls to insurers in several states showed that many have sent notices.”
“Florida Blue, for example, is terminating about 300,000 policies, about 80 percent of its individual policies in the state. Kaiser Permanente in California has sent notices to 160,000 people – about half of its individual business in the state. Insurer Highmark in Pittsburgh is dropping about 20 percent of its individual market customers, while Independence Blue Cross, the major insurer in Philadelphia, is dropping about 45 percent.”
“Under the Affordable Care Act, the premiums paid by the average family will be $2,500 per year less than their current health coverage.”– Barack Obama, November 17, 2009
Policy premiums paid for comparable plans have increased from 40% to 140%. And we have not even seen the real costs yet since everyone is just now finding out that the true costs of Obamacare will be.
“The Health Insurance Marketplace is Open!”– Barack Obama, October 1, 2013
With 3 years of planning and boasting…with an over 800% cost over run…with no solution in place or even in sight…the Insurance Marketplace is not open.
There are hundreds more examples that can be brought forth. But the underlying question really needs to be:
Do you really want to trust these people with anything important, especially your health and your life?
The answer needs to be “Hell, NO!”