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Obamacare was never about you, it was about insurance company profit

From here:

In Healing America, probably the best book ever written about how different countries provide universal healthcare, T.R. Reid explains that functioning systems have a huge variety of characteristics but several “standard building blocks” — and one is that “financing healthcare must be a nonprofit endeavor.”

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That seems like solid, ethical government to me!

Headline from CNBC:

Senators probing EpiPen price hike received donations from Mylan PAC

It’s probably a coincidence.

You can’t prove their corrupt.

I’m sure they’re going to do a great job protecting all the Americans out there that depend on the EpiPen!

D. Politics

Obamacare needs Obamacare! (or a death panel)

From here:

NEW YORK, Aug 15 (Reuters) – Aetna Inc, the No. 3 U.S. health insurer, on Monday said that due to persistent financial losses on Obamacare plans, it will sell individual insurance on the government-run online marketplaces in only four states next year, down from the current 15 states.

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What happens when the President of the United States of America decides to publish a peer-reviewed commentary in one of the most respected medical journals of the nation? 206 more words


Supreme Court strikes down laws restricting constitutional abortion rights

Despite public opinion on abortion remaining essentially unchanged over the past 40 years, with the opinion that abortion should be illegal under any circumstances consistently being the minority view, that minority of mobilized constituents has been effectively chipping away at women’s legal rights. 164 more words

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Trump is a blessing. Together we should trample his candidacy and rebuild the Democratic Party

Source: Daily Kos

Author: Meteor Blades

Emphasis Mine

I voted for Bernie Sanders this morning in the California primary. Come November I will vote for Hillary Clinton in the general election. 1,927 more words

Universal Health Care. Is it Impossible?

We, in the United States, have either the best health care system in the world or not, depending on whether one has access and can afford it. 1,051 more words