Statements about Health Care
Mark Warner cast "the tiebreaking vote" to pass Obamacare.
Since Obamacare became law, "most of our new jobs have been part-time jobs."
The growth in health care costs "has been reined in through the Affordable Care Act."
Under Obamacare, "The IRS will have access to the American people’s protected health care information."
"Twenty-four percent of doctors in Virginia currently don’t accept new Medicaid patients because the reimbursement rates are so low."
"The Government Accountability Office estimated (Obamacare) will add to the long-term deficit by $6.2 trillion."
Under Obamacare, Virginia taxpayers would have been "forced to pay for abortions" if the General Assembly had not recently intervened.
Abortion coverage is a standard insurance benefit "in nearly 90 percent of private plans sold in the U.S."
Paul Ryan’s budget "keeps the Obamacare taxes and spending cuts that paid for Obamacare, but then cuts all of the benefits."
"A study by the University of Virginia pulls back the curtain on Medicaid’s tragically bad outcomes, including ‘increased risk of adjusted mortality.’"
"Repealing and replacing Obamacare – that’s going to save $1 trillion over a 10-year period."
Because of the health care act, "The people who have health care and like it in this county are not going to be able to keep what they have."
States still face a "mandate" to expand Medicaid coverage under President Obama's health care reform law.
President Obama's health care law is "a government takeover of healthcare."
Tim Kaine urged "$500 billion in Medicare cuts."
The CBO says the cost of health care reform will rise to $1.8 trillion, "increasing the price to far greater than the $900 billion" originally projected.
Under Ryan plan, "those 54 and younger would receive the same kind of healthcare options now enjoyed by members of Congress."
A majority of the American people opposed the health care law when it was signed and still oppose it today.
"Originally, Democrats promised that if you liked your health care plan, you could keep it. One year later we know that you need a waiver to keep your plan."
The health care bill has "six years of costs against 10 years of tax revenue."
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