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Thread: Obama Health-Care Reform Act Ruled Unconstitutional(edited)

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    Re: Obamacare Unconstitutional

    Quote Originally Posted by The Prof View Post
    a worker pays into social security to the tune of 5 to 10,000 per year for 40 years, dies a little too soon, his or her family is totally ripped off their lifetime's investment

    and the thoughtful reaction is:

    unbelievable
    Ripped off? Hardly. Many live longer and get more than they paid in. This was how the system was set up. We have a representative form of government, and all of us had representatives helping to mold this system.

    AUSTAN GOOLSBEE: I think the world vests too much power, certainly in the president, probably in Washington in general for its influence on the economy, because most all of the economy has nothing to do with the government.

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    Re: Obamacare Unconstitutional

    Quote Originally Posted by Boo Radley View Post
    Ripped off? Hardly.
    you were talking about the fella who died at 61, remember?

    LOL!

    it was only five minutes ago


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    Re: Obamacare Unconstitutional

    Quote Originally Posted by Boo Radley View Post
    Many live longer and get more than they paid in.
    a person making 70,000 a year would have to receive the avg soc sec payout of $1076 a month for more than 40 years to break even with THE PRINCIPAL only he or she has been forced to pay into the system

    get real

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    Re: Obamacare Unconstitutional

    Quote Originally Posted by The Prof View Post
    a person making 70,000 a year would have to receive the avg soc sec payout of $1076 a month for more than 40 years to break even with THE PRINCIPAL only he or she has been forced to pay into the system

    get real
    so what? social security isn't a personal savings account. people were never promised they would receive what they paid in.

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    These are the same liberals who forgot how Iraq attacked us on 9/11.


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    Re: Obamacare Unconstitutional

    Quote Originally Posted by liblady View Post
    so what? social security isn't a personal savings account. people were never promised they would receive what they paid in.
    But originally, citizens were taxed one percent of their income, too.

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    Re: Obamacare Unconstitutional

    Quote Originally Posted by Boo Radley View Post
    More spends on someone else.
    Shows the corruption of the government when they run anything. The government spent our money they should have to pay for that extortion

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    Re: Obamacare Unconstitutional

    Quote Originally Posted by ptif219 View Post
    Shows the corruption of the government when they run anything. The government spent our money they should have to pay for that extortion
    It's spent on us. Our money, on us. Where do you get extortin from that?

    AUSTAN GOOLSBEE: I think the world vests too much power, certainly in the president, probably in Washington in general for its influence on the economy, because most all of the economy has nothing to do with the government.

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    Re: Obamacare Unconstitutional

    Quote Originally Posted by Erod View Post
    But originally, citizens were taxed one percent of their income, too.
    And originally it did less than it does now.

    AUSTAN GOOLSBEE: I think the world vests too much power, certainly in the president, probably in Washington in general for its influence on the economy, because most all of the economy has nothing to do with the government.

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    Re: Obamacare Unconstitutional

    Quote Originally Posted by liblady View Post
    so what? social security isn't a personal savings account. people were never promised they would receive what they paid in.
    So it is extortion by the government

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    Re: Obamacare Unconstitutional

    Quote Originally Posted by Boo Radley View Post
    It's spent on us. Our money, on us. Where do you get extortin from that?
    The money was stolen and spent on other things it was not intended for

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