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  •  The for-profit system originated under FDR. (2+ / 0-)
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    wader, FiredUpInCA

    The Romneycare system originated in the very liberal MA statehouse.

    So you're going to go nowhere pointing to who approved what in the past.

    And a key component of Obamacare was capping those profits.

    Obamacare saves lives and redistributes income on a large scale. What is "right-wing" about that?


    ODS results in Obama's amazing ability to humiliate his biggest critics, on the right and the left.

    by NoFortunateSon on Wed Mar 05, 2014 at 01:59:04 PM PST

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    •  I get that you need to lipstick the pig (0+ / 0-)

      but entire core concept is neoliberal (as opposed to actually being liberal, and if that confuses you wikipedia has a entry on neoliberalism).  The profits may be capped, but profits are still being made -- especially with a huge pool of mandatory customers.

      Have you checked health insurance corporation stock lately?  The ACA has done wonders for their stockholders.

      Obama: self-described Republican; backed up by right-wing policies

      by The Dead Man on Thu Mar 06, 2014 at 06:35:39 AM PST

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