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Democratic Congressman: 'Not Fair' To Subject Congress To Obamacare Just Like Everyone Else

When the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“Obamacare”) was being debated, proponents were accused of saddling Americans with inferior and expensive health care while keeping generous coverage for themselves at taxpayer expense. To rebut that allegation and build confidence in the bill, a provision was added mandating that members of Congress – and their staff members – get their coverage through the new exchange system the bill set up. Now that the time to sign up for exchange coverage is nearing, a Democratic member, Rep. John Larson (D., Conn.), is saying that “this is simply not fair” – as key staff members head for the exits to avoid Obamacare.

"I don't know you guys, but it smells hypocrisy to me"

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Grr

This is the kind of thing that makes violent opposition inevitable.

"If this mischievous financial policy [greenbacks], which has its origin in North America, should become endurated down to a fixture, then that government will furnish its own money without cost. It will pay off its debts and be without debts. It will hav

Everybody is equal in

Everybody is equal in America, some are just more equal than others...

We all share this eternally evolving present moment- The past and future only exist as inconsequential mental fabrications.

You can't ask the aristocracy to have...

...the same insurance as the proletariat.

Typical

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Typical

Politician

He's the man.