Statements about Health Care
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.
"Less than 5 percent of registered users in states allowing medical marijuana have cancer or AIDS."
41,200 veterans in Florida "don’t have health care because Scott didn’t expand Medicaid."
"Jeff Merkley was the deciding vote on Obamacare, which in Oregon has been an unmitigated disaster."
In 2007, Ed Gillespie "was paid $300,000 to be the frontman for a coalition that made the individual mandate the centerpiece of its health reform plan."
A proposed amendment "allows a teenager to get a recommendation for medical marijuana without the consent of a parent."
Obamacare is "one big fat VA system."
"Congress has cut funding, has slashed funding, for veterans' benefits over these last years."
Says Hillary Clinton opposed an individual mandate and favored an employer mandate back in 1993.
"Canadian middle class incomes are now higher than in the United States. They are working fewer hours for more pay, … living longer on average, and facing less income inequality."
"Idaho was the only Republican-led state in the nation that chose to partner with President Obama" by creating a state-based marketplace under the Affordable Care Act.
Under David Dewhurst’s leadership, the Texas "Senate passed an expansion of in-state tuition and free health care to illegal immigrants."
"No Republicans voted for" recent hikes in the income tax, payroll tax, capital gains tax, dividend tax and estate tax. "These taxes were all passed under … Obamacare."
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