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Obamacare was passed thanks to 'lack of transparency' and 'stupidity of the American voter,' says ACA architect

https://www.naturalnews.com/047619_obamacare_government_transparency_american_voters.html

Obamacare was passed thanks to 'lack of transparency' and 'stupidity of the American voter,' says ACA architect Wednesday, November 12, 2014 by: J. ... For everyone else, huge deductibles ($3,000 - $6,000 a year) wipe out any "savings." - Lie No. 4: "TheACA will be fully paid for." "...

The scourge of Obamacare continues: Losses incurred at ACA exchanges will cost taxpayers $12 billion this year

https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-12-23-obamacare-losses-to-cost-taxpayers-12-billion-this-year.html

In fact, losses incurred at the ACA exchanges are set to cost taxpayers $12 billion this year . ... According to the law’s risk sharing provision, Congress “shall pay” insurers to help cover any losses incurred by the ACA exchanges. "...

Obama administration tweaked Obamacare grandfathering rules to benefit big business

https://www.naturalnews.com/042856_obama_administration_obamacare_grandfathering_rules.html

Grandfathering existing plans during Obamacare's initial stage was addressed with amendments to the ACA a few months after ACA passage. ... This was discovered after Obamacare was implemented and the ACA exchange was available for registration. "...

Unsustainable: Medical bills cause TWO-THIRDS of all U.S. bankruptcies

https://www.naturalnews.com/2019-02-26-unsustainable-medical-bills-cause-two-thirds-of-bankruptcies.html

“The current study found no evidence that the ACA reduced the proportion of bankruptcies driven by medical problems: 65.5% of debtors cited a medical contributor to their bankruptcy in the period prior to the ACA’s implementation as compared to 67.5% in the three years after the law came into effect,” this new study found. “The responses also did not differ depending on whether the respondent resided in a state that had accepted ACA’s Medicaid expansion.” "...

BREAKING: Obamacare ruled unconstitutional by federal judge... era of forced government health insurance tyranny comes to an end

https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-12-14-breaking-obamacare-ruled-unconstitutional-by-federal-judge-era-of-forced-government-health-insurance-tyranny-comes-to-an-end.html

The entire basis of the ACA is unconstitutional and was only passed because U.S. ... Supreme Court’s rationale for finding the ACA constitutional in 2012. The Texas judge agreed. "...

Despite promises of the opposite, ER visits keep rising under Obamacare

https://www.naturalnews.com/049712_obamacare_er_visits_affordable_care_act.html

Thus, emergency room usage seems to have been increasing over time, but that increase has accelerated with the ACA. ... "It goes to the false promise of the ACA ," said health care policy specialist Avik Roy of the free market Manhattan Institute. "...

Insurance companies punish healthy kidney donors by restricting their health and life insurance options

https://www.naturalnews.com/046166_kidney_donation_aca_obamacare.html

Donating a kidney to someone in need is an issue for insurers, especially life insurance providers. ... This study was completed before Obamacare (ACA). Those kidney donors who do apply will be spared this issue. "...

Another Obamacare fail: New study finds the terrible “healthcare reform” law is driving more Americans to drink

https://www.naturalnews.com/2018-05-02-obamacare-fail-healthcare-reform-law-driving-more-americans-to-drink.html

Most all of it is directly tied to the ACA instead of Medicaid expansion. The increase in risky alcohol use is in contrast to the researchers’ findings regarding other unhealthy habits. For example, there has been a decline in smoking since the ACA passed — which followed the pattern of decline before the law took effect. "...

As health care costs explode, hospitals are now trying to force patients to PRE-PAY for treatment

https://www.naturalnews.com/2017-05-04-as-health-care-costs-explode-hospitals-are-now-trying-to-force-patients-to-pre-pay-for-treatment.html

As health care costs explode, hospitals are now trying to force patients to PRE-PAY for treatment Thursday, May 04, 2017 by: Amy Goodrich ACA , affordable care act , deductibles , health care , health insurance , hospital , insurance , insurance plan , obamacare , treatment - (Natural News ) The rise of high-deductible health insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), nicknamed Obamacare, has led to a rise in unpaid hospital bills among the insured population. ... The ...

Why does Obamacare make taxpayers fund health insurance for non-U.S. diplomats?

https://www.naturalnews.com/049468_us_diplomats_obamacare_health_insurance.html

According to a press release from Royce's office, the two lawmakers "introduced H.R. 1368, the No Healthcare Subsidies for Foreign Diplomats Act of 2015 , legislation to prevent foreign diplomats from receiving subsidized health coverage under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). ... "This is unacceptable" As summarized by The Weekly Standard the bill: - Expresses the sense of Congress that foreign diplomats should be allowed to purchase health insurance coverage in the U.S., but the cost of that ...

Obamacare exposed as massive voter registration fraud front-end

https://www.naturalnews.com/042854_obamacare_voter_registration_fraud_healthcaregov_website.html

By 2022, Medicaid and CHIP enrollment - the latter a taxpayer-funded health program for children - is estimated to reach 43 million people, "a number that includes those enrolled before the ACA plus those that become eligible as a result of the ACA. ... "The ACA requires a single streamlined application process for all programs, administered in each state by the Health Benefit Exchange. "...

Confirmed - Chief Justice Roberts switched sides on Affordable Care Act Supreme Court decision

https://www.naturalnews.com/036432_chief_justice_roberts_obamacare_decision.html

Early on, it appeared as though Chief Justice Roberts was on the same side as the four other so-called conservative justices who, not unexpectedly, ended up opposing the ACA from beginning to end. ... Chief Justice Roberts and the other four conservative justices were all in agreement just a few months ago that the ACA's individual mandate, which requires individuals to purchase health care or else pay fines, was unconstitutional. "...

Obamacare in "death spiral" as entire system unravels

https://www.naturalnews.com/2017-02-20-obamacare-in-death-spiral-as-entire-system-unravels.html

The Aetna CEO explained that, “there isn’t enough money in the ACA as its structured, even with its fees and taxes, to support the population that needs to be served.” ... The Internet is replete with horror stories of individuals and families who have seen their lives turn upside down as a result of the ACA. "...

Former Obama Medicare chief blames GOP for "sneaky" Obamacare repeal, after Democrats lied to pass it - is he kidding?

https://www.naturalnews.com/2017-06-12-former-obama-medicare-chief-blames-gop-for-sneaky-obamacare-repeal-after-democrats-lied-to-pass-it-is-he-kidding.html

Just as in the House, we’re on track to have a vote with no hearings (there were more than 100 for the ACA). ... Lie: The Supreme Court ruled that it was a tax in 2012, deciding that the first-ever government mandate requiring Americans to purchase a product or servic e was constitutional. — Democrats and Obama repeatedly promised that the ACA would cover every American. "...

75 percent of Obamacare enrollees forced to pay higher premiums, says Cleveland Clinic

https://www.naturalnews.com/044736_obamacare_premiums_aca_healthcare_reform.html

The head of the Cleveland Clinic said during a recent interview that three-quarters of new Obamacare enrollees are being forced to pay higher health insurance premiums, despite President Obama's long-overdue promise that most Americans would see their premiums fall under the law. ... 5 devastating Obamacare facts every American should know Obamacare was passed thanks to 'lack of transparency' and 'stupidity of the American voter,' says ACA architect This is why you're still broke: Obamacare ...

Flashback: Illegal immigrants sue U.S. government after getting kicked out of Obamacare

https://www.naturalnews.com/055123_obamacare_illegal_immigrants_lawsuit.html

David Vitter claimed that the Obama Administration was "bending over backwards" to grant illegal immigrants healthcare privileges under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), commonly known as Obamacare. Perhaps as a response to Vitter's accusation, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS), which implements the ACA, dropped 115,000 ACA applicants on September 30 because they hadn't come up with the paperwork necessary to prove permanent legal residency status. "...

NO SURPRISE: The five deadliest COVID districts in the U.S. are ‘represented’ by Democrats... and AOC’s is the WORST

https://www.naturalnews.com/2020-10-29-five-deadliest-covid-districts-in-us-are-represented-by-democrats.html

. > What an anti-everybody agenda looks like: > > The President & GOP are walking away from getting ANY COVID stimulus relief done, effectively endangering millions, after *they* themselves got COVID & enjoyed free socialized healthcare, so they can push through an anti-ACA SCOTUS pick. https://t.co/zIidL1d6Rr > > — Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (@AOC) October 6, 2020 “The President & GOP are walking away from getting ANY COVID stimulus relief done, effectively endangering millions, after *they* ...

Obamacare: 1 in 4 children do not get the health care they need

https://www.naturalnews.com/2016-12-13-obamacare-1-in-4-children-do-not-get-the-health-care-they-need.html

His own report actually points out the ways that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) needs to be amended: The ACA should be amended to reduce copayments, premiums, cost-sharing, and out of pocket payments for lower-income families, as well as increase subsidies and fix existing “glitches” that prevent families in need from gaining marketplace tax credits. ... The report also calls for the ACA to increase the reimbursement rates for providers who treat communities that are underserved ...

Taxpayer funded health insurance co-ops are going bankrupt under Obamacare

https://www.naturalnews.com/054632_obamacare_bankruptcy_health_care_failure.html

Then, a couple of days later, the news broke that Ohio's InHealth Mutual co-op is going bust, making it the 13th of 23 non-profit co-ops set up under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to declare bankruptcy. ... The collapse of Obamacare Many experts now believe that the remaining 10 ACA co-ops will also fail, contributing what pundits are already calling the "collapse of Obamacare." "...

This is why you're still broke: Obamacare alone is sucking away 10% of Americans' incomes

https://www.naturalnews.com/052622_obamacare_medical_costs_insurance_coverage.html

While the 'right' or 'just' level of health care financial burdens is inherently subjective, financial burdens that are high relative to income can lower enrollment levels and compromise the ability of the ACA to reach its goals." ... *As for the ACA expanding Medicaid, it has certainly done that, and in the process has created a huge new expense for taxpayers that is helping to add hundreds of billions to the already insane national debt (of nearly $19 trillion – and mounting)....