Statements about Health Care
"Why would our president close the embassy to the Vatican? Hopefully, it is not retribution for Catholic organizations opposing Obamacare."
"We, the bishops of the United States -- can you believe it -- in 1919 came out for more affordable, more comprehensive, more universal health care."
"Back door gun control is in full effect in the United States" due to "Obama’s Environmental Protection Agency."
"The economy bled $24 billion" due to the government shutdown.
"Only 536 Georgians are signed up for Obamacare while 400,000 in the state lost their health insurance."
"Republicans have proposed dozens of (health care) solutions designed to help control costs and improve quality."
Republican ideas on health care don’t give people "an option to even enroll in something that they can afford."
On whether people can keep their insurance under the Affordable Care Act.
Florida’s proposed amendment for medical marijuana would allow "people who alleged minor ailments such as muscle spasms, neck pain, back pain and even menstrual cramps (to qualify) for government-sanctioned pot-smoking."
Mark Warner cast "the tiebreaking vote" to pass Obamacare.
The Affordable Care Act alters the "sensible doctor-patient-relationship-centered health care program ... we see today."
"You've got more people wanting to go moose hunting in New Hampshire than want Obamacare."
"8.5 million Americans have gotten rebate checks because their insurance companies were spending too much money on executive bonuses and administrative costs and not enough on health care."
"500,000 people have signed up for #Obamacare."
Says Mark Pryor "cut Medicare to pay for Obamacare."
Says Thomas Jefferson said, "You might be able to fool the people for awhile, and they may go astray, but sooner or later the American people are going to wake up and they will correct the course."
"In Jeanne Shaheen, New Hampshire has a Senator who was the deciding vote to pass Obamacare."
Medicare Part D "was far more expensive than the Affordable Care Act and unlike" the act, "was never budgeted."
Says the number of Democrats who voted for the GOP measure allowing health plan renewals is close to the number who voted on GOP bills to delay mandates on employers and individuals.
"The (health care) law does not demand that all of these cancellations go out."
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