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Subject:  Re: can't afford health care? ditch cable! Date:  8/9/2011  4:44 PM
Author:  alstroemeria Number:  35991 of 59130

Poor intercst. He really needs a public subsidy for his health insurance costs.
Seattle Pioneer


IIRC, your private policy goes up in price quite a bit every year. Are you in favor of delaying the start of Medicare beyond age 65, say to 67 or 70? It might cost you a great deal to continue purchasing your own policy at that age--and what if tea-baggers get hold of your state govt as well as the federal govt and allow insurance companies to resume dropping people with health issues--you could lose your insurance in that case, especially if you had to wait another 5 or 10 years for Medicare.
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