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Sun Nov 24, 2013, 12:44 AM

Boehner Sabotages Own ACA Enrollment - Places Official Helper on Hold for 35 Minutes

Sat Nov 23, 2013 at 07:10 PM PST
Boehner Sabotages Own ACA Enrollment - Places Official Helper on Hold for 35 Minutes
by ericlewis0

On Thursday, Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) blogged about his attempts to sign up for ObamaCare:

Earlier this afternoon, I sat down to try and enroll in the DC exchange under the president’s health care law:

Like many Americans, my experience was pretty frustrating. After putting in my personal information, I received an error message. I was able to work past that, but when I went to actually sign up for coverage, I got this “internal server error” screen:...


Blah blah blah. It now turns out that at one point during this enrollment attempt, he placed an official Healthcare marketplace representative on hold...for 35 minutes. From Talking Points Memo:

Actually, it turns out he had successfully enrolled and got a call confirming that about an hour after his tweet. But it gets better.

According to Scott MacFarlane, a reporter for the local NBC affiliate in Washington, reports that a DC Health Care exchange representative actually tried to contact Boehner by phone during the enrollment process but was put on hold for 35 minutes, after which time the representative finally hung up.


http://talkingpointsmemo.com/edblog/boehner-fails-to-fail-on-obamacare

I don't think one can get much more fraudulent than that - what a smug fool to think he wouldn't get busted!
Let's make sure voters remember this sad, desperate ploy when they go to the polls in 2014.

http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/11/23/1257971/-Boehner-Sabotages-Own-ACA-Enrollment-Places-Official-Helper-on-Hold-for-35-Minutes

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FourScore Nov 2013 OP
Blue Owl Nov 2013 #1
Pretzel_Warrior Nov 2013 #2
freshwest Nov 2013 #3
ScreamingMeemie Nov 2013 #4
Cha Nov 2013 #5
No Vested Interest Nov 2013 #6
Vestigial_Sister Nov 2013 #7
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Response to FourScore (Original post)

Sun Nov 24, 2013, 12:56 AM

1. Boner's dick move

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Response to FourScore (Original post)

Sun Nov 24, 2013, 03:18 AM

2. kick! this proves how the GOP operate

 

at every turn. they should be shamed into giving up their citizenship and roving the world in sack cloth and ashes with "I'm SORRY, Obama" placards around their necks.

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Response to FourScore (Original post)

Sun Nov 24, 2013, 03:19 AM

3. OFFS! And won't be challenged on MSM, either...

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Sun Nov 24, 2013, 03:21 AM

4. Ugh...

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Sun Nov 24, 2013, 03:23 AM

5. boner's a liar and a drunk and instead of his nose growing longer he

turns orange.

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Response to FourScore (Original post)

Sun Nov 24, 2013, 03:33 AM

6. I'm surprised he knows anything about using a computer.

Many men of his age had assistants do all computer work for them and never did catch on.

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Response to No Vested Interest (Reply #6)

Sun Nov 24, 2013, 03:49 AM

7. Then why's there 'White Out' all over his monitor screen?

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Response to Vestigial_Sister (Reply #7)

Sun Nov 24, 2013, 03:51 AM

8. Good one.

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