Don't Let Congress Exempt Itself From ObamaCare!

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Don't Let Congress Exempt Itself From ObamaCare!

Dear Friend,
 
With only two months left before ObamaCare takes effect, House and Senate members and staffers are scrambling to come up with some way of opting out of the mandatory insurance coverage in ObamaCare.  They are currently covered by the Federal Employees Health Plan which pays for all their medical care.  But Republicans put an amendment into the ObamaCare bill requiring that all members and Congressional staff enroll in the insurance exchanges for their coverage. 
 
That means that Senators, Congressmen, and staff will have to pay the premiums themselves (about $5,000 for an individual and $15,000 for a family).  They would be eligible for subsidies but only if they make less than $80,000 (most make more) and only after they pay 10% of their total income for health insurance.
 
And they are squawking about having to follow the same rules the rest of us will have to follow because of the bill they passed!
 
Already many Congressional staffers get their student loans paid as part of the perks of the job. 
 
Please sign this petition to stop Congress from exempting itself from ObamaCare.  If it's good for us, it's good for them!

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Thank you,
 
Dick Morris

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I wrote my two Senators and Representative. All claiming they lawfully signed up for ObamaCare. All three are Republicans. Such hypocrites! They failed to disclose they are now a "small business.."
This ought to make the Republicans realize that we are all in this together. Without restrictions on the health care industry, it's become all about the money for big insurance carriers. With everybody using ObamaCare, the politicians will feel how it is to make nerve wracking decisions about health care based on what they can afford, as the public sector has been doing forever. Without having to pay for their own insurance health coverage, the politicians cannot know how that feels otherwise. WE NEED OBAMACARE TO LEVEL THE PLAYING FIELD!! Show them they are only people too, no better than any other citizen!! This country was designed Of The People, By The People, and For the People... not just the RICH!!