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Wed Jan 1, 2014, 05:54 AM

Rick Perry: You canít dress up the failures of Obamacare

[font color=navy]Perry wrote this essay exclusively for The Dallas Morning News.[/font]

The promise and potential I normally greet each New Year with is, this year, being tested by a great sense of peril as Americans face the full brunt of the disastrous impacts of Obamacare in 2014. The delays, deceit and debacles that marked Obamacareís rollout in 2013 show no signs of slowing in the new year.

People all across the country have witnessed what a disaster this program has been from its earliest stages, ranging from the $600 million website debacle to the sad fact that President Barack Obama flat-out deceived the American people when he promised that those who like their coverage could keep it. To stem the bleeding, the administration is resorting to arbitrary delays for some Obamacare mandates, which only inject more confusion into the marketplace and with consumers.

Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius and the president are left with selling a faltering program to an American public that has rightfully become more and more concerned with what itís learning about this law.

Much of what sold Obamacare in the first place was the administrationís assertions that we could trust them, and that even though nobody could explain precisely how or why, Obamacare would make everything better. It hasnít. Sadly, it takes more than empty assertions to fix what ails Obamacare.

More at http://www.dallasnews.com/opinion/latest-columns/20131231-rick-perry-you-cant-dress-up-the-failures-of-obamacare.ece .

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Reply Rick Perry: You canít dress up the failures of Obamacare (Original post)
TexasTowelie Jan 2014 OP
VanillaRhapsody Jan 2014 #1
Cha Jan 2014 #3
Skittles Jan 2014 #2
Gothmog Jan 2014 #4
Javaman Jan 2014 #5
DuckBurp Jan 2014 #6
RussBLib Jan 2014 #7

Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Wed Jan 1, 2014, 06:01 AM

1. BUWHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!

 




Said the guy who is about to accept the expanded Medicaid Coverage offer....

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Response to VanillaRhapsody (Reply #1)

Wed Jan 1, 2014, 06:35 AM

3. Rick Perry.. Mr One Two..

"I can't. The third one, I can't. Sorry. Oops."

Department of Energy
! It's a Tough one, genius.

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/rick-perry-fails-to-remember-what-agency-hed-get-rid-of-in-gop-debate/

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Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Wed Jan 1, 2014, 06:20 AM

2. fuck you Perry

corrupt repuke bastard

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Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Wed Jan 1, 2014, 10:12 AM

4. Perry is screwing million of people by not expanding Medicaid

We need to motivate the people being screwed by Perry. Texas Democrats are pushing a program called "Texas Left Me Out". http://www.democraticunderground.com/107813898

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Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Thu Jan 2, 2014, 12:44 PM

5. 1) it's amazing that cement head perry knows how to write...

2) he more than likely dictated the "main points" and a flunky filled in the rest.

3) cement head perry is a greedy opportunist fuck.

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Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Thu Jan 2, 2014, 12:55 PM

6. I hope someone rebuts or responds to his essay in the DMN

Not me, though. Someone who has a really good grasp of the facts.

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Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Fri Jan 3, 2014, 04:22 PM

7. he meant, "You can't dress up my failures."

Republicans are masters of projection. Freud actually had them in mind. Freud was way ahead of his time.

Flippant? Sure. Why not?

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