Why did Mr. Obama the entertainer do such a bad job of selling health care reform?
I read the bill and I am for single payer. The fact is that it will cost the tax payer on average $700 in taxes coming from medacare and $1100 a year. If you don't pay or have a "gold plated" plan it will cost a single person $3800 and a couple $7600 in fines.
Asked By: Jerome Watson - 9/9/2009
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He did not. Those who profit from the current death care system just did a better job at mis-selling lies against it... More
Answered By: The Patriot - 9/11/2009
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We just hate the bill and no spin can change my mind. I am democrat btw!
Answered By: bil - 9/9/2009
lmao at the radical left wing of the democrat party put all the eggs in the 0bama basket, and those chickens are coming home to roost!!!
Answered By: NEVER GIVE UP NEVER GIVE IN - 9/9/2009
Look anyone who read the bill knows it is evil! only obamabots say otherwise!
Answered By: Dr. Garcia - 9/9/2009
Your confusing it with this report: "The average family with health insurance shells out an extra $1,000 a year in premiums to pay for health care for the uninsured, a new report finds." http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2009/05/28/health/main5045280.shtml?source=RSSattr=Health_5045280
Answered By: Man - 9/9/2009
You weren't interested in buying anyway.
Answered By: Max Hoopla - 9/9/2009
Because the only thing he knows how to do is compaign. He has no experience running anything, is surrounded by leftist "yes" people, has no ability for critical thought and no analytical skills.
Answered By: jammin7000 - 9/9/2009
What happen if people can't afford the "public option" as well? That is when the fine comes in.
Answered By: amalone - 9/9/2009
Friends don't let friends vote socialist! Moderates against bo!
Answered By: jUST SOME STUDENT - 9/9/2009
He is still trying to tell us it won't cost anything... More
Answered By: Joe in texas - 9/9/2009
isn't it funny how many people come on this site and say i read the bill, BS, no you didn't that bill is 1100 pages long, if people that we elect and pay won't do it, then im pretty sure you would not do it either for free. DONT lie, give me a link to your source.
Answered By: a - 9/9/2009
well, I am not sure of your numbers. but are you willing to pay $3800 so I can have insurance? see, I already have my own insurance. I don't want to pay for yours too and I doubt if you would want to pay for mine.
Answered By: martinmagini - 9/9/2009
The speech was just more osama misinformation!
Answered By: Georgia_Lewis-Watsom - 9/9/2009
A little clarification... More
Answered By: imback_missme - 9/9/2009
Because he's losing the debate, and tonight's Hail Mary pass floated harmlessly out of bounds. Although to his credit, at least his speechwriters removed the line that said, 'The reaper is cheaper."
Answered By: Spidey - 9/9/2009
because any real thinking american knows that this plan wont work, and anyone who thinks it would should ask the governor of Hawaii, only state to have this plan and thing that happend was people who had private insurance dropped it in favor of the state run health care, after 7 months it was out of money, and like we... More
Answered By: oyldbatt53 - 9/9/2009
If you're not for this bill and say you're a democrat, you're a liar. If you're not for this bill and you're a Republican your either chicken shit or an ignorant fool. What Obama said today was the truth and that truth was supported by the facts. These facts have been know for years, years before Obama took office... More
Answered By: Brandon S - 9/9/2009
Your English grammar and spelling need work. One thing Mr Obama is not is an entertainer. I cannot stand to watch or listen to him. He gags me with his BS, and that certainly is not entertainment. If you favor socialized medicine, it puts your intelligence in question.
Answered By: regerugged - 9/10/2009
First of all, you may have read the bill, but I doubt you understood it... More
Answered By: г๏๓คгє - 9/10/2009
he is incompetent
Answered By: Hussein the Trojan Horse - 9/11/2009
He wants to take it over not reform it. Peace
Answered By: PARVFAN - 9/12/2009
Its not easy to sell a BAG OF DOG-SH-I-T. The people are smarter than he gives credit. The reason this bill is different than most, is because it effects 300 million people. Normally they can jamb a bill down your throat that is a very bad bill, but this time the whole country is watching. He will never sell this as a... More
Answered By: the guy from tampa - 9/13/2009
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