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Subject:  dems blocked GOP plan to keep plans Date:  11/1/2013  1:40 PM
Author:  TheDope1 Number:  1908303 of 2359445

Here's a series of future commercials to help Landrieu and other vulnerable Senate democrats. The GOP floated a proposal to ENFORCE allowing folks to keep their plans back in 2010.

The dems killed it. By a party-line vote. Who are the extremists, again?

Who sabotaged Obamacare? You did.

http://pjmedia.com/instapundit/178521/

Senate Democrats voted unanimously three years ago to support the Obamacare rule that is largely responsible for some of the health insurance cancellation letters that are going out.

In September 2010, Senate Republicans brought a resolution to the floor to block implementation of the grandfather rule, warning that it would result in canceled policies and violate President Barack Obama’s promise that people could keep their insurance if they liked it. . . . On a party line vote, Democrats killed the resolution, which could come back to haunt vulnerable Democrats up for re-election this year.

Senate Democrats like Mary Landrieu, Jeanne Shaheen, Mark Pryor, Kay Hagan and Mark Begich – all of whom voted against stopping the rule from going into effect and have since supported delaying parts of Obamacare.


Epic.
Fail.
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