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kacekwl

(7,156 posts)
Tue Aug 16, 2016, 09:54 PM Aug 2016

I don't know about you all but

I'm sick of this game I have to play every year with the AHC (Obamacare) . These insurance companies dropping out , changing plans , raising rates etc. Every year I have to start from scratch finding a plan that includes my wife's doctors , a hospital within hundreds of miles from home , covers the kind of care my wife requires . Looks like time to change doctors and insurers again. I'm freaking tired of it. SINGLE PAYER please ASAP. This is ridiculous.

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I don't know about you all but (Original Post) kacekwl Aug 2016 OP
Lucky for me I have single-payer socialist health care pinboy3niner Aug 2016 #1
Should have been mandatory for States to belong to the exchange. misterhighwasted Aug 2016 #2
I am on Medicare thank goodness. n/t chillfactor Aug 2016 #3
I have about five years to go kacekwl Aug 2016 #4
Single payer would be awesome!! Work on Congress alittlelark Aug 2016 #5
Expand the single payer programs already in place. nt Cracklin Charlie Aug 2016 #7
Medicare Part E....Everyone covered. SammyWinstonJack Aug 2016 #11
I totally agree ... Goblor Aug 2016 #6
I think it will happen. alfredo Aug 2016 #8
Single payer saves all consumers BIG money. Only rational way to go. 63splitwindow Aug 2016 #9
Agreed 200%. We need big change, not tweaks. nt riderinthestorm Aug 2016 #10

pinboy3niner

(53,339 posts)
1. Lucky for me I have single-payer socialist health care
Tue Aug 16, 2016, 09:57 PM
Aug 2016

The VA, part of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

misterhighwasted

(9,148 posts)
2. Should have been mandatory for States to belong to the exchange.
Tue Aug 16, 2016, 09:59 PM
Aug 2016

I believe the Repukes watered down considerably what was a worthy beginning to build upon.

Vote straight ticket Dem & make the House productive again.

Goblor

(163 posts)
6. I totally agree ...
Wed Aug 17, 2016, 12:02 AM
Aug 2016

It is a hassle to deal with confirming your income then selecting a plan each year, yet have the plans change from the year before. I have yet to receive a tax credit letter/form from the IRS for my taxes for the last two years despite talking to an agent on the phone. I filed anyway without them.

I think its a good idea but the paperwork and insurance companies are turning it into a poor product.

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