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sandnsea Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-31-08 07:44 PM
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46. Obama subsidizes premiums - not tax credits
That and the lack of mandates makes his the superior plan.
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  -Which Healthplan idea is better - Obama or Clinton????????? demo dutch  Jan-31-08 04:28 PM   #0 
  - I'm sure there's a difference there somewhere  MrCoffee   Jan-31-08 04:29 PM   #1 
  - Here you go  OzarkDem   Jan-31-08 06:07 PM   #34 
     - I'll find that difference one of these days, I'm just sure of it.  MrCoffee   Jan-31-08 06:20 PM   #39 
  - Obama's....  ingac70   Jan-31-08 04:32 PM   #2 
  - How about they at least give us the same health care plan they have, if they won't allow us anything  Blue State Native   Jan-31-08 04:33 PM   #3 
  - I miss the Edwards plan.  Maat   Jan-31-08 04:33 PM   #4 
  - ...  Blue State Native   Jan-31-08 04:34 PM   #6 
  - Well, Clinton's plan is pretty much the same as Edwards'.  Harvey Korman   Jan-31-08 04:37 PM   #9 
  - Hillary's is mandated. Personally, I don't think that's a great idea  Vinca   Jan-31-08 04:33 PM   #5 
  - Obama's is better. Hillary's is Big Brotherish.  Unsane   Jan-31-08 04:35 PM   #7 
  - Mandates are terrible...except when Obama uses them!  rinsd   Jan-31-08 04:55 PM   #12 
  - Clinton's.  Harvey Korman   Jan-31-08 04:36 PM   #8 
  - This post is a fine example of complete bullshit...  TwoSparkles   Jan-31-08 04:56 PM   #14 
     - You obviosuly haven't read any of the plans  rinsd   Jan-31-08 05:00 PM   #18 
     - You are a paranoid reactionary  Harvey Korman   Jan-31-08 05:49 PM   #26 
  - I hope someone making the platform  demnan   Jan-31-08 04:46 PM   #10 
  - Obama's plan....hands down.  TwoSparkles   Jan-31-08 04:47 PM   #11 
  - Well put. I am recommending this thread based on your post.  Qutzupalotl   Jan-31-08 04:55 PM   #13 
  - So Obama mandating health coverage for children is bad then  rinsd   Jan-31-08 04:59 PM   #16 
  - Exactly right. My additional concern about a mandate...  Kristi1696   Jan-31-08 05:06 PM   #20 
  - She has plenty of detail..you guys don't bother actually reading it.  rinsd   Jan-31-08 05:09 PM   #21 
  - I am not ignorant of that.  Kristi1696   Jan-31-08 05:12 PM   #23 
     - But you will support Obama's plan out of blind faith?  rinsd   Jan-31-08 05:15 PM   #24 
        - Well, I'm not drafting a plan, I'm forced to choose between two.  Kristi1696   Jan-31-08 05:33 PM   #25 
           - So families should be burdened but people without children shoudl not.  rinsd   Jan-31-08 06:19 PM   #38 
              - Like I said before. I don't agree with mandates, but both plans have them..  Kristi1696   Jan-31-08 06:53 PM   #42 
  - Clinton's plan caps insurance premiums  OzarkDem   Jan-31-08 06:03 PM   #31 
  - Mandates are necessary for economic reasons that Paul Krugman has laid out clearly.  Harvey Korman   Jan-31-08 05:54 PM   #27 
  - Mandates are a right wing talking point  OzarkDem   Jan-31-08 06:01 PM   #30 
  - Not to nitpick, but many of those people in these scenarios are already covered  no name no slogan   Jan-31-08 07:42 PM   #45 
  - And they don't need to be mandated  sandnsea   Jan-31-08 07:46 PM   #48 
  - Obama subsidizes premiums - not tax credits  sandnsea   Jan-31-08 07:44 PM   #46 
  - both basically serve the interests of the private insurance industry  leftofthedial   Jan-31-08 04:56 PM   #15 
  - I don't like either of them either. Obama's is a little better than Hillary's (n/t)  harun   Jan-31-08 05:11 PM   #22 
     - Thank you they both kinda suck! Let's move to Fance!  demo dutch   Jan-31-08 06:49 PM   #41 
  - Nixon's. I mean Obama's. Or is that Clinton's?  no name no slogan   Jan-31-08 04:59 PM   #17 
  - Until I see exactly how much money people are going to be forced to cough up...  Kristi1696   Jan-31-08 05:01 PM   #19 
  - Clinton's plan caps insurance premiums  OzarkDem   Jan-31-08 06:07 PM   #33 
  - I like Hillary's  TheDeathadder   Jan-31-08 05:59 PM   #28 
  - Easy. Hillary Clinton's  OzarkDem   Jan-31-08 06:00 PM   #29 
  - 2 things are wrong with Hillary's  oviedodem   Jan-31-08 06:05 PM   #32 
  - I agree with your assessment. n/t  Kristi1696   Jan-31-08 06:16 PM   #37 
  - Clinton's  ElsewheresDaughter   Jan-31-08 06:09 PM   #35 
  - Neither take profit out of the system. They are NOT universal health care. (nm)  lynyrd_skynyrd   Jan-31-08 06:15 PM   #36 
  - Thank you, They both kinda suck! Lets move to France!  demo dutch   Jan-31-08 06:48 PM   #40 
     - French health care .. rated number #1 by the World Health Organization ......  Hieronymus   Jan-31-08 07:39 PM   #44 
  - Edwards  Hieronymus   Jan-31-08 07:38 PM   #43 
  - Hillary's: Link to Krugman explaining why:  Yossariant   Jan-31-08 07:45 PM   #47 
 

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