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  •  Rolandz had a similar diary yesterday. (1+ / 0-)
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    Mokurai

    He provided a link with the focus on educating the public now.  That gets us away from the tax debate.  Knowing republicans, the ACA will go from Obamacare to a Death Tax now.

    I posted a nice bullet point list from David Kendall on the THIRD WAY website.  It is helpful to give us an easy list to pound into people's heads.

     

    WE WIN!
    SCOTUS Upholds the Law

    Our Advice:

    • Don’t take a victory lap. The fight is far from
    over.

    • But…stop selling the law. Start explaining it.

    • Use this decision as a way to help people
    understand how they can get help with their
    health care now and in the future.

    Your Message:
    1. This ruling means you have stable and secure
    coverage forever.

    2. The fight is now over. Congress debated, the
    Court decided—this is done.

    3. Now that the fight is over, this is how you are
    going to get stable and secure coverage :

    • If you have a pre-existing condition, you are
    assured of always getting health care.

    • If you have son or daughter without coverage,
    you will always be able to put them on your
    policy until they are 26.

    • If you become gravely ill, there are no limits
    on your benefits.

    • If you are a woman, you can’t be charged
    higher premiums (starting in 2014).

    • If you need preventive care, you won’t have a
    co-pay or deductible.

    • If you lose your job, you won’t lose coverage
    (starting in 2014).

    • If your employer doesn’t provide coverage,
    you will be able to buy affordable coverage (in
    2014).

    •  Wait MilMod, what are you doing bringing in facts? (0+ / 0-)

      ^_^

      I have been having trouble with the fact-challenged nature of this argument among Kossacks. :(

      Hands off my ObamaCare[TM]

      by Mokurai on Mon Jul 02, 2012 at 01:29:57 PM PDT

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