Daily Archives: September 10, 2012

Yeah that whole free-market health care thing is just working wonders in Maine 8

 Let's try it throughout the United States. 

Reshared post from +Paula Jones

"The group found that more than half of individual policyholders saw their rates go up, not down. It was even worse for small businesses: 90 percent of them got rate increases instead of decreases. And, as consumer advocates had feared, hardest hit were indeed older workers and people living in rural areas, most of whom saw good coverage options previously available to them disappear."

Maine’s Free-Market Health Care Dream Turning Into Nightmare for Many
What happened in Maine is a sobering reality check on the oft-repeated myth that getting rid of ObamaCare and other consumer protections is the answer to our health care problems.

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Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-09-10

  • Phrases that should be banished for all time – "can we get X bites of the apple?" #
  • I've heard the bites of the apple phrase at least half a dozen times on this call in the last 15 minutes #
  • Just posted a photo http://t.co/8YbKjyep #
  • "It's time for Democrats to grow a backbone and stand for what we believe!" Gov Duval Patrick #DNC2012 #
  • I sense a pattern here. Check the back corners http://t.co/TUcVazjo #

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