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July 21, 2013

Obamacare unsustainable, unworkable

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WASHINGTON —

Earlier this year, the House voted to repeal Obamacare for the 37th time since this bad law was enacted. This week we voted again to put distance between individuals, families and job creators and an unfeasible scheme that is unraveling as we speak. We will not stop fighting.
I will continue to stand between this train wreck and the American people and businesses. 
And finally, it’s almost insulting to any real plan by calling Obamacare a “plan.” 
There doesn’t seem to have ever been a comprehensive plan or much forethought to its consequences. They were in such a hurry to pass something they could call “health care reform” that either there was little thought of, or a total disregard for how it would actually work in the real world. 
Obamacare was drawn up around some bureaucrat’s conference table with little care for how it would affect real Americans in their everyday lives or the people who create the real jobs – the private sector – who keep our economy growing.
The devil is in the details of Obamacare. Those details are showing it to be a make-it-up-as-you-go reform playing roulette with one-sixth of America’s economy and the lives of too many Americans.
Markwayne Mullin is U. S. Representative for Oklahoma’s 2nd District.

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