Statements about Health Care

Says Mitch McConnell voted to raise Medicare costs for a current Kentucky senior by $6,000.

Says Alison Lundergan Grimes "supports Obamacare, which cuts $700 billion from seniors’ Medicare."

"Expanding Medicaid would create 63k jobs."

"Thanks to #ObamaCare, average E.R. wait in California is 5 hours."

"13 percent of Americans, the lowest ever, are without health care."  

Says Hillary Clinton's health care plan from the 1990s "had a broader provision in favor of corporate right to back out" of providing contraceptive coverage than the one created by the Hobby Lobby Supreme Court decision.

"A salesclerk at Hobby Lobby who needs contraception … is not going to get that service through her employer’s health care plan because her employer doesn’t think she should be using contraception."

"Women of childbearing age spend 68 percent more in out-of-pocket health care costs than men."

"Hobby Lobby provided this (birth control) coverage before they decided to drop it to file suit."

"Nearly 60 percent of women who use birth control do so for more than just family planning."

After Massachusetts passed a mandatory health insurance law "their mortality rate went down...it saved lives."

U.S. Senate candidate Michelle Nunn has avoided taking a stand on Obamacare.

Jason Carter supports using Georgia tax dollars to promote Obamacare    

"By the time I left" the State Department, "economic growth was up and opium production was down" in Afghanistan, while "infant mortality declined" and school enrollment rose by more than sevenfold.

Ken "Block supports Obamacare."

"We’ve got an average of 5,600 soldiers committing suicide. That’s about 20 a day."

Medicare is "going broke. The trust fund goes bankrupt in 2026."

Eric Cantor "voted to fully fund Obamacare in October."

In Texas, "a faceless hospital panel can deny life-sustaining care, giving you only 10 days to find another facility for your mother, dad, or young child, even if the patient is conscious."

"400,000 Oregonians have gained access to health care" through the Affordable Care Act.

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