This mandate affects people too, not just firms
The employer mandate "affects only 5 percent of businesses in this country."
The GOP would cut lots of other things, but those programs are on the list
"The Republicans have demanded deep cuts in education. They've demanded cuts in cancer research and other research to find cures and treatments to diseases."
Between 2000 and 2006, "health insurance company profits quadrupled."
Pretty close to double
"Between the year 2000 and 2006, (insurance) premiums in this country doubled."
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