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If Trump really did pull the Cost Sharing Reduction payments with the sole intent of sending medical stocks tumbling (which they did) and insurance premiums skyrocketing (which they will), then it confirms what the anti-trump crowd has said all along: it's all about Trump 'winning' and nothing to do with helping the common people. Trump seemed to be bragging about Friday's stock plummet and Bannon (of all people) claims that was exactly Trump's motive: win at all cost even if it means sending the economy into a tailspin and killing poor people, the elderly and the sickly.

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His aim is to undo everything obama did, whatever the cost.

So much for his promise.
Oh, and i know obama promised you could keep your doctor.

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@2675063

If you don't know the truth, at least take a "believable" guess.

HR 3590: Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
Passed Senate December 24, 2009, 60-39, 1 not voting.

Yes (60)

D Mark Begich AK
D Blanche Lincoln AR
D Mark Pryor AR
D Barbara Boxer CA
D Dianne Feinstein CA
D Michael Bennet CO
D Mark Udall CO
D Christopher Dodd CT
I Joseph Lieberman CT
D Thomas Carper DE
D Edward Kaufman DE
D Bill Nelson FL
D Daniel Akaka HI
D Daniel Inouye HI
D Thomas Harkin IA
D Roland Burris IL
D Richard Durbin IL
D Evan Bayh IN
D Mary Landrieu LA
D John Kerry MA
D Paul Kirk MA
D Benjamin Cardin MD
D Barbara Mikulski MD
D Carl Levin MI
D Debbie Stabenow MI
D Alan Franken MN
D Amy Klobuchar MN
D Claire McCaskill MO
D Max Baucus MT
D Jon Tester MT
D Kay Hagan NC
D Kent Conrad ND
D Byron Dorgan ND
D Ben Nelson NE
D Jeanne Shaheen NH
D Frank Lautenberg NJ
D Robert Menéndez NJ
D Jeff Bingaman NM
D Tom Udall NM
D Harry Reid NV
D Kirsten Gillibrand NY
D Charles Schumer NY
D Sherrod Brown OH
D Jeff Merkley OR
D Ron Wyden OR
D Robert Casey PA
D Arlen Specter PA
D John Reed RI
D Sheldon Whitehouse RI
D Tim Johnson SD
D Mark Warner VA
D Jim Webb VA
D Patrick Leahy VT
I Bernard Sanders VT
D Maria Cantwell WA
D Patty Murray WA
D Russell Feingold WI
D Herbert Kohl WI
D Robert Byrd WV
D John Rockefeller WV
No (39)
R Lisa Murkowski AK
R Jefferson Sessions AL
R Richard Shelby AL
R Jon Kyl AZ
R John McCain AZ
R George LeMieux FL
R Saxby Chambliss GA
R John Isakson GA
R Charles Grassley IA
R Michael Crapo ID
R James Risch ID
R Richard Lugar IN
R Samuel Brownback KS
R Pat Roberts KS
R Mitch McConnell KY
R David Vitter LA
R Susan Collins ME
R Olympia Snowe ME
R Christopher Bond MO
R Thad Cochran MS
R Roger Wicker MS
R Richard Burr NC
R Mike Johanns NE
R Judd Gregg NH
R John Ensign NV
R George Voinovich OH
R Thomas Coburn OK
R James Inhofe OK
R Jim DeMint SC
R Lindsey Graham SC
R John Thune SD
R Lamar Alexander TN
R Bob Corker TN
R John Cornyn TX
R Kay Hutchison TX
R Robert Bennett UT
R Orrin Hatch UT
R John Barrasso WY
R Michael Enzi WY

https://www.healthreformvotes.o.../s396-111.2009

@2675063

Since not one Republican Senator voted for 'Obamacare,' please explain how it 'is really the plan the republicans passed.'

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First, I recall Nancy Pelosi saying that you have to pass it to find out what is in it. So, what things were put in that Obama never wanted in order for the Republicans to pass it (which they didn't)? They didn't need the Republicans in order to pass it since they had super-majorities. Tell us, please, again how it was a Republican passed it - i.e. VOTED for it.

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So, whose revisionist history are you reading? The Republicans weren't even allowed into meetings that were held to discuss the Obamacare bill. And if you are so sure there were tweaks, how about telling us what the 'tweaks' were and then why not a single Republican voted for the bill.

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@2675249

Exactly correct!
No one, not even Obama is authorized to spend without Congressional approval. All Trump did is reverse Obama's (one of Obama's) unconstitutional proclamation.

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@2675249

...ashes ashes they all fall down

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@2675347

Let me guess... you aren't paying for your own healhcare, are you?

We've been right all along about Trump. He's seeking revenge for what Obama said to him at a party. So he's going to undo everything that Obama put together no matter what happens to people or to our country.

And here's hoping, it kicks "his base", right in their ass.

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@2675802

Has nothing to do with my reply.

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@2676456

The ones who stand idiotically behind him during one of his rallies. Unless of course, they are paid actors, and I wouldn't put that past him either.

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@2677288

Once again, has nothing to do with our discussion. Please stay on topic.

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@2678842

And with good reason.

Kleptocracy.

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