Palin was Right: Woman Shocked to Discover Health Insurance Still Expensive Under Obamacare (Video)


Photo credit: david_shankbone

Photo credit: david_shankbone

Sarah Palin said,

“…America is about to get ‘mugged by reality’ very soon, to paraphrase Irving Kristol.”

“Far from providing more Americans with insurance, Obamacare is ironically hurting the very people it was sold to as some kind of health care savior,” she wrote.

The mugging has begun:

Binns had been trying to navigate the government’s health care website since October to find affordable insurance for her husband, a 60-year-old who has a pre-existing condition and whose job doesn’t offer coverage.

What she finally found for him Monday carries a premium of more than $400 a month and a $5,000 annual deductible.

“How can I pay this kind of money out?” she asked. “It’s going to take at least a second job and praying that I would make enough on a second job just to pay for this health insurance.” …

“I thought this was going to be the miracle for us,” she said, “and it’s not.”

If you think the government is going to deliver a miracle for you, you will almost always be disappointed.

Trending Today
Duane Lester

Duane Lester

Duane Lester is co-founder of All American Blogger, and the primary writer. Following graduation, Duane entered the United States Navy as a journalist. He spent five years touring the world, reporting on local news and sports. Following his enlistment, Duane spent almost 10 years working with adjudicated youth in residential treatment environments. Duane discovered politics after September 11. He credits Erich "Mancow" Muller for opening his eyes to his conservative beliefs. Since then, Duane has devoured books and literature on politics, reading everything he can from Adam Smith to Larry Elder to Thomas Sowell. He refers to his style of politics as "conserva-tarian", a mixture of conservative and libertarian beliefs.


Tags assigned to this article:
Sarah Palin

Related Articles

House Stategery: An Internal Memo From Leadership

Thaddeus McCotter is a member of the GOP Leadership in the House and one of the sharper guys up there.

Instant Messenger Snippet Of The Day: You Feeling Good About November?

A snippet from an actual conversation I had on IM last night, (Anonymous friend): You feeling good about November? (John

Daily News For Sept 5, 2006

Foreign Missile Fired At Mccain Escort Helicopter During European Visit No. 2 Al-Qaida Leader In Iraq Arrested 200 Taliban Killed