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Published: Friday, Jan. 7 2011 10:10 p.m. MST

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Pagan
Salt Lake City, UT

So, we should go back to the way things were?

*'Wellpoint Drops Coverage For Some Women With Breast Cancer' - By Mary Ellen Egan - Forbes Magazine - 04/23/10

'Yesterday, an investigation by Reuters revealed that Wellpoint routinely drops coverage of women with breast cancer. According to the report, Wellpoint used a computer algorithm that automatically targeted...'

How about stopping debt?

*'CBO: Health care repeal would increase deficit' - By Ricardo Alonso-zaldivar, Associated Press - Published by DSNews - 01/06/11

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'In a letter to Boehner, budget office director Douglas Elmendorf estimated repeal would increase the deficit by $230 billion from 2012 to 2021...'

So repealing Obamacare will 1) once again allow you to be dropped from your insurance and 2) Add another $230 billion to the national debt.

Sorry, I don't see why anyone would support repealing this healthcare reform for Americans.

Nothing is being offered in it's place.

Furry1993
Somewhere in Utah, UT

Once again the Republicans try to "throw the baby out with the bath water". There are a lot of things in the health care reform law that are good (pre-existing conditions, etc.). If there are areas in the bill with which the Republicans disagree, they should try to amend THOSE areas and leave the good things alone.

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