LOL...the libertarian....is getting bothered.....that govt would get smaller?
You know the time is right to take control, we gotta take offense against the status quo
Originally Posted by A. de Tocqueville
The last paragraph is the key to all the ruckus. Congress got 75% of their insurance money from the govt. before. They now are afraid they will have to pay all of it out of their own pockets. It has nothing to do with increased costs of the insurance.
Read more: Obamacare? We were just leavingCurrently, aides and lawmakers receive their health care under the generous Federal Employee Health Benefits Program. The government subsidizes upward of 75 percent of the premiums for the health insurance plans. In 2014, most Capitol Hill aides and lawmakers are expected to be put onto the exchanges, and there has been no guidance whether the government will subsidize those premiums. This is expected to cause a steep spike in health insurance costs