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Kurt Eichenwald
Contributing editor, Vanity Fair; MSNBC Contributor, New York Times bestselling author.
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Kurt Eichenwald 8h
Trump put CHAD on the list of banned countries??! Our ally? The one helping fight Boko haram? Did he mix the country up with Nambia?
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Kurt Eichenwald 9h
Replying to @Bourbon_Hound
...bigger question: For decades, taxpayers paid bills 4 the irresponsible through disproportionate share. Why? Buy ur own damn insurance.
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Kurt Eichenwald 9h
Replying to @Bourbon_Hound
Actually, mandate enforcement is nothing, so that is not problem. And yes, I believe society shouldn't pay for intentional irresponsibility.
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Kurt Eichenwald 9h
Replying to @DesireeSeattle
...health proposal died, then when Obama reintroduced it, it became socialism and evil because THIS WAS ABOUT POLITICS, nothing more.
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Kurt Eichenwald 9h
Replying to @DesireeSeattle
...to function as it is intended and all of these intentionally created problems wouldn't exist. But Hillary/Bill screwed up in 94, GOP...
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Kurt Eichenwald 9h
Replying to @DesireeSeattle
...if the program had been adopted when GOP proposed it in 1994 (yes, GOP proposed what became OCare) the system would have been allowed...
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Kurt Eichenwald 9h
Replying to @DesireeSeattle
...hard. The economics work. (GOP economists thought of it.) But it's like having an airplane where someone is outside pulling off pieces.
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Kurt Eichenwald 9h
Replying to @DesireeSeattle
...risk by making risk pool unpredictable, inserting government t risk into calculations, pushed people in, took them out. This is NOT....
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Kurt Eichenwald 9h
Replying to @DesireeSeattle
...go through the whole system - i have never encountered one who came out with an unaffordable policy. PROBLEM was the sabotage increased..
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Kurt Eichenwald 9h
Replying to @DesireeSeattle
...and I have also found a LOT of these ppl who said it was unaffordable never knew they could apply for subsidies. The ppl who...
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Kurt Eichenwald 9h
Replying to @DesireeSeattle
...which is a consequence of relentless efforts of GOP to sabotage. They pulled 4 legs out of 6 legged stool and said "look! it wont stand!"
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Kurt Eichenwald 10h
Replying to @Bourbon_Hound
We can fix that: Dont buy insurance on purpose, even if u can afford it? Great! Sign the "pay cash or die" binding agreement. Good fix.
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Mitt Romney 15h
Just spoke w/ fmr Gov : “PR on brink of humanitarian disaster." USVI too. DC must put aside controversies, prioritize rescue.
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Kurt Eichenwald 10h
Why does "party of personal responsibility" fight 4 taxpayers to cover medical bills of idiots who can afford but wont buy health insurance?
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Kurt Eichenwald 10h
If u wanna whine bout havng 2 buy health insur, sign a declination of future care if u cant pay cash. Then we dont pay 4 ur irresponsibility
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Kurt Eichenwald 10h
Replying to @Zach_Gunn14
....they want it both ways. "FREEDOM TO NOT HAVE INSURANCE!!!🎇 Oh, I got hit by a car. Emergency room, treat me. Taxpayers, pay for me.
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Kurt Eichenwald 10h
Replying to @Zach_Gunn14
...document that kicks in when they cannot pay for their care in cash. The responsible should not pay for the intentionally irresponsible...
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Kurt Eichenwald 10h
Replying to @Zach_Gunn14
I am PERFECTLY happy with those ppl not buying the product. But first, they must sign a "refusal of treatment against medical advice"...
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Kurt Eichenwald 10h
Replying to @Moegreen551
Everyone has Obamacare if they are insured. Your question demonstrates you have zero understanding of what that means.
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Kurt Eichenwald 10h
Now fix ACA issues GOP blocked dems from fixing in hopes of political gain. Hell, call the fixes "repeal and replace" & let GOP have credit.
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