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re: How will AHCA/BRCA Affect You? - Taxing Authority
[quote]Republicans would have been willing to help strengthen and improve the law to bring your premiums down.[/quote]Why didn't democrats do it? So you want republicans to make up for democrat failures? :rotflmao: ...
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re: So, the blood in the streets cuts to Medicaid - Taxing Authority
[quote]That's a lie. If you get more money than you did the year before it is NOT a cut, it is a Democrat scare tactic. [/quote]cClearly for any rational person. If I told you might win the powerball, then you don't, do you say you lost $30million? ...
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re: We need a moderate 3rd party to rise up. Dems and GOP are worthless. - Taxing Authority
[quote]moderate[/quote]Ever wonder why no ones written the book... "Great Moderates of History"? ...
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re: Medicaid is slow pay, low pay or no pay and only desperate or mandated providers accept it - Taxing Authority
[quote]how can a nation like the UK with a lower GDP per capita than the US [b]guarantee healthcare[/b] to all its citizens?[/quote]They do no such thing. Quite the opposite, actually, as many treatments are denied by protocol, or simply having backlogs loner than the PTs life expenctancy. ...
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re: Medicaid is slow pay, low pay or no pay and only desperate or mandated providers accept it - Taxing Authority
[quote]Medicaid being a " shite payer", what that means is that it's very cheap to [b]insure[/b] that person compared to insuring them with commercial insurance. [/quote]You don't know what insurance is. Medicaid isn't insurance. It's a subsidy. And a poor one at that. ...
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re: California Restricts Travel to States Over LGBT Laws - Taxing Authority
Too bad it's only travel. Most Texans would be happy with If CA would outlaw people migrating into TX. ...
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re: Medicaid is slow pay, low pay or no pay and only desperate or mandated providers accept it - Taxing Authority
[quote]Medicaid is slow pay, low pay or no pay and only desperate or mandated providers accept it[/quote]Unpossible! Government is always so generous and well run. This must be one of those anecdotes I keep hearing about. ...
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re: A modest healthcare proposal... - Taxing Authority
[quote]I like that[/quote]A lot of people don't, unfortunately. They say: "it could let docs abuse the system". To which I ask...what are non-paying patients doing? They are abusing the system already. And it doesn't expand government so it's a non-starter... ...
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re: Why does the Left think health care is a "Right"? - Taxing Authority
And as long as we're going with the "it's a right so he government has to buy it for me"... get ready for the government to be building lots and lots of churches. ...
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re: Why does the Left think health care is a "Right"? - Taxing Authority
[quote]just like my 2nd Amendment right to have a firearm doesn't guarantee that there will be manufacturers producing them[/quote]And it doesn't mean the government has to provide one for you. ...
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re: Why does the Left think health care is a "Right"? - Taxing Authority
[quote]i do think it's both responsible and logical to ensure the population has access to quality and affordable health care though[/quote]What about irresponsible citizens? The idea that a minority of citizen should are called upon to make up for the irresponsibility of others is not a recipe for ...
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re: Why does the Left think health care is a "Right"? - Taxing Authority
[quote]Like law enforcement? Or firefighters?[/quote]Thise are public goods. Not personal expenses. ...
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re: Why does the Left think health care is a "Right"? - Taxing Authority
[quote]And for something as complicated as health care i think it's proper for the government to be involved to some extent.[/quote]Why?...
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re: Why does the Left think health care is a "Right"? - Taxing Authority
[quote]I have faith in humanity to take care of their fellow man[/quote]Whats odd is that this is true for government lovers as well. But instead of having faith in their family, friends, and neighbors... they fully depend on 535 people they've never met in a town thousands of miles away to do more ...
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re: 3 Brave Climate Change advocates - Taxing Authority
Excesses for me, conservation for thee!!...
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re: Why does the Left think health care is a "Right"? - Taxing Authority
[quote]They try to interpret that as by having the [b]unalienable right to life[/b][/quote]*after 30 weeks of gestation. ...
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re: Why does the Left think health care is a "Right"? - Taxing Authority
[quote]Instead, it simply means, 'a scarce resource which would be cool if everyone had it'.[/quote]Yep. It's morphed into: "something really important I don't want to pay for". Oddly this generation has come to believe that the more necessary, important, and valuable something is... the more i...
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re: Reminder: Republicans are about to rip insurance from 23M Americans - Taxing Authority
[quote]Republicans were full of shite when they promised just such a unicorn. [/quote]Where's the democrat plan? Because Obamacare sure ain't it. [quote]This bill is WORSE than straight repeal re: the uninsured and the poor.[/quote]Nope. They still get almost the same "benefits". ...
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re: Healthcare is going to be the downfall of this country. States cannot keep doing this. - Taxing Authority
[quote]Total Medicaid spending in Mississippi increased by $2.6 billion between 2004 and 2016. That represents 37% of the growth in total state spending. General fund Medicaid spending increased by $666 million (I didn't make that up) during this period. That represents 30% of the growth in general ...
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re: Question/Video about Ayn Rand's Objectivism - Taxing Authority
[quote]The way I express it - I take care of me and my own, so that keeps others from having to do it. [/quote]Yep. One cannot take care of others unless you can take care of yourself. And people discount the benefits that being a producer (in excess of ones own needs) brings to others. Peop...
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