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How long will it take for them to repeal ObamaCare?

My son has a pre-existing condition (ear infections) and I need to get him insurance before they repeal it. How long do you think I have to find something I can afford?

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sunshine58103

Asked by sunshine58103 at 7:07 PM on Nov. 3, 2010 in Politics & Current Events

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  • A long time, I think, if ever.
    janet116

    Answer by janet116 at 7:08 PM on Nov. 3, 2010

  • I think they will try to repeal soon (February) and fail. I think the best they can really pull off is to change many parts of the bill, but not the whole thing. Personally, I'd rather have a health insurance overhaul. The insurers are making too much money and not providing that great of benefits.
    silversmom

    Answer by silversmom at 7:09 PM on Nov. 3, 2010

  • It won't be repealed. The republicans don't have the power to repeal it.
    Fallaya

    Answer by Fallaya at 7:14 PM on Nov. 3, 2010

  • It won't be repealed. The republicans don't have the power to repeal it.


    No, they don't, but I'm hoping for some big changes for the better in there.
    DSamuels

    Answer by DSamuels at 7:16 PM on Nov. 3, 2010

  • Not soon enough
    Moms_Angels1960

    Answer by Moms_Angels1960 at 7:17 PM on Nov. 3, 2010

  • I agree with you silversmom!
    sunshine58103

    Comment by sunshine58103 (original poster) at 7:17 PM on Nov. 3, 2010

  • Prior to Obamacare you could have just insured your son. Now insurers are no longer accepting child only policies. So if you want to insure your son, you have to insure yourself also. So technically, you can't just insure your son..
    MissAlisabeth

    Answer by MissAlisabeth at 7:19 PM on Nov. 3, 2010

  • They'll try, but they won't be able to repeal it. They'll also spend a shitload of time and money on trying to "prove" Obama is an African born muslim and stupid crap like that, I'm sure...
    Anouck

    Answer by Anouck at 7:22 PM on Nov. 3, 2010

  • – collapse
    LOL, Anouck. I wouldn't be surprised. they really are delusional
    kerp1960

    Answer by kerp1960 at 7:26 PM on Nov. 3, 2010 (hidden) + expand

  • The Republicans don't have the votes to repeal it. If it ever happens, it'll have to wait at least another 26 months.
    BobbieB

    Answer by BobbieB at 7:28 PM on Nov. 3, 2010

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