Statements about Health Care
Says the Medicaid fraud rate in Virginia was "fact-checked" and found to be "0.47 percent."
"More than 3 million young adults ... have gained insurance under (the Affordable Care Act) by staying on their family’s plan."
"When people enter the service, there’s not a mental health evaluation."
"The numbers of people that support Obamacare and like it have been steadily dropping."
A poll taken "a few months ago" found "70 percent approval or higher" for the Act 10 collective bargaining law.
"If you want out of the individual mandate... all you have to do now is tick off the box that says 'hardship' and you're out."
Says the goal of the Affordable Care Act was to get 30 million people insured, but it only got 7 million.
"Rick Scott wants to take us back to the days of insurance companies denying coverage for pre-existing conditions."
A Koch brothers group is "going to college campuses, giving away free booze to try to bribe young folks out of getting health insurance."
If the legislature refuses to expand Medicaid, "27 states are going to get our money – Virginia taxpayer money – into their states to provide health care for their citizens, paid for by us."
"There are still more people uninsured today than when Obama was elected president."
Health insurance and medical costs "are going down because of Obamacare."
"Women take birth control, more than half of them, as a medication for other conditions."
Most of the people who have signed up through the Obamacare exchanges "already had insurance."
"Americans increasingly want (the Affordable Care Act) to be repealed."
"Obamacare will drive 2.5 million Americans out of the workforce."
Because of the federal health care law, "300,000 health plans canceled" in Florida.
Says some Georgians can get health insurance for $105 a month.
On HealthCare.Gov, Texan Mark Sullivan "found a good" health insurance "plan that includes dental, for less than $80 a month."
In Virginia’s Medicaid program, "approximately 30 percent, or $2.7 billion a year, is lost to waste, fraud and inefficiencies."
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