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    Re: Senators to strip health insurers

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    Yes,yes
    , preferably Medicare for anyone that wants it, as one of the options.
    No, no, single payer for everyone, tax the haves so the havenots can get free stuff. That's what it's all about. Why do you think there's been zero attempt to fix the economy. The more poor folks, the larger the welfare class, the more votes can be bought. All the big dictators in history did the same thing.
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    So there is absolutely no evidence this woman, whom you called a slut, did this but you are ready to take someone's word as evidence. Guess you don't think witch hunts have to end when it's going after the certain people.

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    Re: Senators to strip health insurers

    Quote Originally Posted by Orius View Post
    Would someone mind explaining to me in laymon's terms what antitrust is, and what an exemption from it would mean?
    Anti-monopoly law. For example Major League Baseball has anti-trust exemption.

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    Re: Senators to strip health insurers

    What this is really all about is the study that was recently released by the insurance industry demonstrating that this reform will in fact increase the cost of premiums, the corporatist jack booted fascist thugs now running the country couldn't have any of that pesky dissent, so now they are being punished.

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    Re: Senators to strip health insurers

    Quote Originally Posted by Orius View Post
    Would someone mind explaining to me in laymon's terms what antitrust is, and what an exemption from it would mean?
    Here,s a link that might help.

    DemConWatch:: Insurance Companies Exempt from Government Price Fixing Oversight

    and this Wiki.

    McCarran-Ferguson Act - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
    I am a man of fixed and unbending principles, the first of which is to remain flexible at all times.

    Sen. Everett Dirksen.

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