Just seen Senator Durbin in a news clip on Fox News
The senator said regarding the health care bill
insurance costs will go up
taxes will go up
We need to ''slow the rate of (INSURANCE ) INCREASES ''
A SIMPLE SOLUTION Get the people back to work so that they will be paying insurance premiums.
President Barack Obama said
We need more people paying ( insurance mandates )so that insurance cost will come down. a brilliant statement.
THEY STILL DON'T GET IT !
I do not know about the Democrats but I sure hope Barry hits the campaign trail. I am pretty confident that his track record will prove beneficial.
To the original post... it depends on what happens a few months down the road. People tend to be indecisive and make their decisions based on how they feel at the time.
As of right now he's not doing his party any favors.
Obama isn't really good at math or thinking critically or ______ fill in the blank there are a million + possibilities.
Insurance premiums are determined not by paying more into the system, but by assessing the "Risk" of the people who participate in any given pool of potential insured.
Forcing people to buy insurance won't lower the cost unless those additional people paying in are "low risk"... turns out when you FORCE insurance companies to take on people with pre-existing conditions the risk to the pool INCREASES thus the premiums MUST be higher to cover the increased risk.
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