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  •  Yep, I'm right: (0+ / 0-)

    The article ignores rate stabilization and benefits stabilization:

    Most people already have insurance coverage that will be left largely unaffected by reform.

    "What could BPossibly go wrong??" -RLMiller "God is just pretend." - eru

    by nosleep4u on Wed Jan 29, 2014 at 07:44:57 AM PST

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    •  some of that is the economy (1+ / 0-)
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      and how much that vs ACA is very debatable. So, people are debating it!

      "It is difficult to get a man to understand something, when his salary depends upon his not understanding it!" — Upton Sinclair

      by Greg Dworkin on Wed Jan 29, 2014 at 08:24:18 AM PST

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      •  Well, I know this for sure: (0+ / 0-)

        Insurance companies raise rates and cut benefits as much as they can regardless of the economy. Regulation and competition hold them back, and both were notably in short supply pre-ACA.

        "What could BPossibly go wrong??" -RLMiller "God is just pretend." - eru

        by nosleep4u on Wed Jan 29, 2014 at 08:29:00 AM PST

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