Of course, there are forms to fill out and some subsidies for which to apply, but the end result is that a man in California, a blue state that is promoting the Affordable Health Care Act (Obamacare), will only be paying one dollar for his monthly premiums!
While it isn’t full coverage or comparable to the benefits of the Congress folks, here is someone who knows that he won’t lose everything he owns or have trouble finding medical help if he should need it when facing major illness or injury.
Multiply this happy scene over and over again.
Even in states that are fighting this program there will be people thrilled and relieved to find coverage.
Texas dropped its high-risk pool for citizens with pre-existing conditions knowing that Obamacare will take care of these people. Rick Perry is only the ventriloquist. Watch him drink water and condemn the program as the dummy signs legislation that utilizes Obamacare.
Right now, it is a question of marketing, repetition and who talks the most.
So while the GOP is bringing out the heavy intellectual guns of Ted Cruz and Sarah Palin talking about disaster that has not affected any other developed nation, the Democrats must present happy stories.
People who finally were insured for the first time. Families saved from bankruptcy because a child has a catastrophic illness that would have gone beyond previous coverage ceilings.
Young adults job hunting and still part of their parents’ plans.
Rinse and repeat. And then repeat some more.
Watch it here: