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The Aftermath of Obamacare: What America Will Look Like If The White House Gets Its Way
Posted By Mike Brownfield On March 19, 2010 @ 3:27 pm In Health Care,Ongoing Priorities | 100 Comments
America stands on the precipice of sweeping liberal health care reform that will radically reshape one-sixth of the U.S. economy, and a 153-page House bill is all that stands between us and a fundamentally changed America.
What will that change look like? Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said , “we have to pass the bill so that you can find out what is in it,” and President Barack Obama said,  “By the time the vote has taken place, not only will I know what’s in it, you’ll know what’s in it.”
In other words, here’s a ticket to ride, get on board, we can’t tell you where it’s going, but you’ll like it once you get there. We promise.
A picture of America’s future under Obamacare can be revealed, though, after peeling away the pages and digging through the dirt. Here’s 10 things you can expect:
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URLs in this post:
 Image: http://www.foundry.org/wp-content/uploads/Obama-symbol-10-03-19.jpg
 Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said: http://www.foundry.org/2010/03/10/video-of-the-week-we-have-to-pass-the-bill-so-you-can-find-out-what-is-in-it/
 President Barack Obama said,: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704207504575130081383279888.html
 new entitlement spending in the plan would cost $216 billion by 2019: http://www.foundry.org/2010/03/18/obamacare-will-break-the-bank-not-cut-the-deficit/
 the House bill extends new federal funding for Medicaid to all states: http://www.foundry.org/2010/03/18/a-first-look-at-the-house-health-care-fix-more-bad-news/
 will take many forms: http://www.foundry.org/2010/03/18/a-first-look-at-the-house-health-care-fix-more-bad-news/
 will have to pay $3,000 per employee: http://www.foundry.org/2010/03/18/the-house-health-fix-even-higher-job-killing-employment-taxes/
 slaps a 3.8% tax on investment income: http://www.foundry.org/2010/03/18/the-house-health-fix-even-higher-job-killing-investment-taxes/
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