Mostly from those using marketplace
In altered photo, says Barack Obama wants "more of Texans’ private data" via health care.
State estimates 1.4 million
"A million people … could get health insurance right away" if Texas expanded Medicaid under Obamacare.
No Texas windfall for other states
Says rejecting federal aid to expand Medicaid in Texas will "send $9 billion in federal taxes paid by Texans to other states to insure their working poor."
Remark not limited to Medicaid
Says Obama called Medicaid "broken" four years ago.
Closer to 6 in 10
"Only three in 10 Texas doctors are currently accepting new Medicaid patients."
Compared to what?
Says Houston is "home to more doctors, more nurses, more researchers than any other place in the world."
According to physician polls
Texas Medical Association
Says 31 percent of Texas physicians accept all new Medicaid patients, down from 67 percent in 2000.
Spending in most states not researched
Says that according to "many reports and even our own data," the state of Texas spent more through Medicaid on orthodontia than all other states combined.
More than 200,000 babies in 2010
"More than half of the births in Texas are paid for by Medicaid."
National Taxpayers Union
President Obama plans to "impose a tax of at least 23 percent on the Medicare prescription drug benefit for low-income beneficiaries."
Rec: Read his book
Rick Perry "has advocated abandoning Social Security, scuttling Medicaid and ending the federal income tax."
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