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elocs Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Mar-24-10 04:35 PM
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2. I wondered about this. I knew the bill last summer had an opt-out
but I didn't know this one had it also.
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  -States can actually opt out of the mandates if they come up w/ a better plan. So why sue? LeftyAndProud60  Mar-24-10 04:32 PM   #0 
  - suing makes the president and dems look bad  mucifer   Mar-24-10 04:34 PM   #1 
  - well duh!  rhett o rick   Mar-24-10 05:27 PM   #8 
  - Actually they just think it does..it makes the gops  Cha   Mar-24-10 07:30 PM   #15 
  - Exactly  davidpdx   Mar-25-10 04:07 AM   #17 
  - I wondered about this. I knew the bill last summer had an opt-out  elocs   Mar-24-10 04:35 PM   #2 
  - So they can send out a fund raising letter saying they are going to repeal the bill.  Ozymanithrax   Mar-24-10 04:36 PM   #3 
  - You nailed it.  KittyWampus   Mar-24-10 05:46 PM   #12 
  - I like the fact they have to have a better plan to do it though. NT  LeftyAndProud60   Mar-24-10 04:37 PM   #4 
  - Because they don't believe in frivolous lawsuits ...  ashling   Mar-24-10 04:40 PM   #5 
  - Because Rethug govs and AGs don't want to come up with any plans.  Jennicut   Mar-24-10 04:42 PM   #6 
  - Because they're idiots. nt  FLyellowdog   Mar-24-10 05:15 PM   #7 
  - Because none of this is about health care, it's about politics.  FrenchieCat   Mar-24-10 05:30 PM   #9 
  - CA will opt out of the mandates. Governor Jerry Brown will have signed single-payer by then.  4lbs   Mar-24-10 05:34 PM   #10 
  - This is my most fervent hope  Cronus Protagonist   Mar-24-10 05:42 PM   #11 
  - I admire you optimism, but I don't think Jerry Brown will pass single payer here...  Ozymanithrax   Mar-24-10 07:26 PM   #13 
  - Hopefully FL will never try to come up with their own plan.  Dappleganger   Mar-24-10 07:28 PM   #14 
  - Hard to see any state opting out  jeanpalmer   Mar-25-10 01:42 AM   #16 
  - All but one of the AG's filing suits are republicans, and all of them  old mark   Mar-25-10 04:27 AM   #18 
     - Florida AG is running for Gov  HooptieWagon   Mar-25-10 05:33 AM   #19 
     - Yes, call it for what it is. nt  Dappleganger   Mar-25-10 06:57 AM   #22 
     - Tom Corbett ...  Cosmocat   Mar-25-10 06:10 AM   #20 
        - That's our Tom.......nt  old mark   Mar-25-10 06:19 AM   #21 
 

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