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Obamacare cost to double what we were promised

Instead of costing $940 billion over a decade, the Congressional Budget Office now estimates that it will cost $1.76 trillion over 10 years. We told you so. I think Barack Obama and congressional Democrats knew this but just, uh, fudged the numbers a little.

Reasons to oppose Democare

Granting that Associated General Contractors of America is an interest group (just like labor unions), the organization has succinctly stated some of the reasons why the Democratic health care legislation (HR 3962) being rushed through Congress and shoved down American throats should be rejected. • Employers will be subjected to an 8 percent pay roll... Read more »
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