Friday, March 28, 2014

Top 5 Lies About Obamacare Debunked

Emily Arrowood, senior researcher for Media Matters for America, debunks the top 5 conservative media lies about Obamacare regarding socialized medicine, the economy, abortions, jobs and death panels. Watch:


Michael J. Mand said...

Allow me to address the socialism issue. Fox is right. We don't have socialism in America - not here - no way. As a matter of fact, I'm aggrieving my personal trash pick-up bill as we speak. The pothole repair fees my family incurred are out of hand after this past winter. And I'm really concerned because I haven't received either my defense bill or my infrastructure assessment yet. No, we don't socialize anything in the United States! Besides Medicare, for me at least, is not that far off. What would be so terrible is urgent health care was socialized? (In many ways it already is, and in the most expensive way possible - in the emergency room for treatment that is not emergency related.) Less urgent care could still be delivered the "Conventional American way" as fee-for-service, which may or may not be covered by private and/or public insurance policies made affordable by expanding the base through the guidelines of, yes, The Affordable Health Care Act.

Jeff Tone said...

All excellent points!