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Ian David Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-18-10 01:09 PM
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5. I'm guessing that the new birth date was at the end of the COBRA period. n/t
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  -Fired Teacher Delivered Baby Early to Beat Insurance Cut-Off Ian David  Aug-18-10 12:55 PM   #0 
  - It also tells you that Obama's education reform is nothing more than union-dismantling...n/t  joeybee12   Aug-18-10 12:58 PM   #1 
  - +1  LWolf   Aug-18-10 01:01 PM   #2 
  - Charter Schools predate Obama. n/t  Ian David   Aug-18-10 01:01 PM   #3 
  - So do the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan...  joeybee12   Aug-18-10 01:41 PM   #13 
     - +1!  SammyWinstonJack   Aug-18-10 03:01 PM   #33 
  - Both points  Dorian Gray   Aug-19-10 07:42 AM   #46 
  - Wouldn't she have been able to buy COBRA? Or is that option gone  Ilsa   Aug-18-10 01:08 PM   #4 
  - I'm guessing that the new birth date was at the end of the COBRA period. n/t  Ian David   Aug-18-10 01:09 PM   #5 
  - Cobra goes for 18 MONTHS  mzteris   Aug-18-10 01:37 PM   #11 
  - Cobra cost money, and premiums are high.  wcast   Aug-18-10 01:50 PM   #14 
     - For one month max? Versus an early delivery?  mzteris   Aug-18-10 02:27 PM   #17 
     - I agree  tammywammy   Aug-18-10 02:35 PM   #23 
     - My best friend purchased insurance through COBRA when she left her old job and it cost her like $40  uncommon   Aug-19-10 07:47 AM   #48 
  - Even if you're fired, you can get COBRA.  tammywammy   Aug-18-10 02:34 PM   #21 
  - Do you have any idea how expensive COBRA is??  Dappleganger   Aug-18-10 02:34 PM   #22 
     - It depends  tammywammy   Aug-18-10 02:36 PM   #24 
     - Try $2000/month  Shadowsmith   Aug-18-10 07:28 PM   #37 
        - when you were layed-off, or after the 18 month period?  mzteris   Aug-18-10 09:10 PM   #40 
     - one month maximum - if she had to incur it at all. n/t  mzteris   Aug-18-10 02:44 PM   #26 
     - Which is more expensive?  Statistical   Aug-18-10 02:55 PM   #31 
     - COBRA for one month would cover the birth  karynnj   Aug-18-10 02:57 PM   #32 
     - It's expensive, but  Dorian Gray   Aug-19-10 07:44 AM   #47 
  - Why would the doctors do the procedure if they knew the danger?  Renew Deal   Aug-18-10 01:13 PM   #6 
  - the doctor should be brought up on charges  ProdigalJunkMail   Aug-18-10 01:18 PM   #7 
  - Yes I fully agree, and  truedelphi   Aug-18-10 01:29 PM   #8 
  - Because there are also risks associated with giving birth while uninsured. n/t  Ian David   Aug-18-10 02:00 PM   #15 
  - There's no reason she wouldn't have been insured.  mzteris   Aug-18-10 02:29 PM   #19 
  - Well, maybe she doesn't possess your genius and emotional sensitivity. n/t  Ian David   Aug-18-10 02:33 PM   #20 
     - I'm not following your attempt an insults.  mzteris   Aug-18-10 02:47 PM   #27 
        - Some pregnancies go over nine months..  Fumesucker   Aug-18-10 03:08 PM   #35 
           - she was already scheduled for a cesarean . . .  mzteris   Aug-18-10 09:10 PM   #39 
              - Not everyone has resources..  Fumesucker   Aug-18-10 10:59 PM   #43 
  - Medical risks?  Renew Deal   Aug-18-10 02:51 PM   #28 
  - possibly -  mzteris   Aug-18-10 02:53 PM   #30 
  - Medical ones?  karynnj   Aug-18-10 03:09 PM   #36 
     - maybe she was and forgot to mention that to the press...  mzteris   Aug-18-10 09:12 PM   #41 
  - Her body, her choice.  Xithras   Aug-18-10 03:06 PM   #34 
  - A big K & R. n/t  truedelphi   Aug-18-10 01:30 PM   #9 
  - I was an eight month baby....  Uben   Aug-18-10 01:32 PM   #10 
  - I gave birth to a barely 7 monther , an 8 monther and a 9 monther+1 day  SoCalDem   Aug-18-10 09:13 PM   #42 
  - IF - and that's a BIG IF -  mzteris   Aug-18-10 01:39 PM   #12 
  - So President Obama didn't sign the papers to fire her  MadMaddie   Aug-18-10 02:20 PM   #16 
  - she wasn't fired. Her contract - along wtih others - was not renewed.  mzteris   Aug-18-10 02:28 PM   #18 
     - The below snip is what I was referencing  MadMaddie   Aug-18-10 02:39 PM   #25 
        - I wouldn't be "surprised" in some ways -  mzteris   Aug-18-10 02:51 PM   #29 
           - I agree with your alternative scenario being as likely as that she was fired  karynnj   Aug-19-10 06:42 AM   #44 
  - More single payer less Arnie  TheKentuckian   Aug-18-10 07:29 PM   #38 
  - Fucked by education AND healthcare in one fell swoop.  piratefish08   Aug-19-10 06:44 AM   #45 
 

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