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Wisconsin GOP Senator, Ron Johnson went on NewsMax TV today to rail against the Affordable Care Act. When asked about rate increases, he responded anecdotally, ““I’m driving around Wisconsin, I’m talking to...

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by Charles Ornstein ProPublica This story was co-published with NPR’s “Shots” blog. For months, journalists and politicians fixated on the number of people signing up for health insurance through the federal exchange...

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  Democratic Governor of Virginia, Terry McAuliffe, on Friday had some strong words for the state’s Republican lawmakers and blasted the  GOP-led legislature, saying he will no longer tolerate their callous obstructionism...

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  One of the first few posts we made when we started The Everlasting GOP Stoppers blog was posting a free stream of the very important film The Koch Brothers Exposed. Quite some...

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  by Bruce Lindner About 4 weeks ago, my (then) healthcare carrier hiked my rates up for the second time in six months, for a total 40% increase in less than a...

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The White House has revised the official number of ACA enrollees to 8 million: 8 million people signed up for private insurance in the Health Insurance Marketplace. For states that have Federally-Facilitated Marketplaces, 35 percent...

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  UPDATE 4/18/2014 – The White House has revised the official number of ACA enrollees to 8 million: 8 million people signed up for private insurance in the Health Insurance Marketplace. For states that...

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  by Bruce Lindner Back in the early seventies, I briefly had a job as a Ford salesman. Yeah, yeah, I know… don’t say it. There’s probably a pair of cranberry red...

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  by Bruce Lindner Over the years, I’ve locked horns with unregulated corporate power before. Fred Meyer Inc. (a subsidiary of Kroger), Star___ks, Wells Fargo, the healthcare industry. Who gave corporatists and...

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 Well that did it, dammit!  I  just got off the phone arguing with my healthcare provider for the past 90 minutes.  I’m jumping ship and signing up with the exchange. I just...

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