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Obama solicitor general: If you don't like mandate, earn less money
By: Philip Klein 06/02/11 12:52 PM
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President Obama's solicitor general, defending the national health care law on Wednesday, told a federal appeals court that Americans who didn't like the individual mandate could always avoid it by choosing to earn less money.
Read more at the Washington Examiner: http://washingtonexaminer.com/blogs/beltway-confidential/2011/06/obama-solicitor-general-if-you-dont-mandate-earn-less-money#ixzz1OBefkjxw
If you don't want to have to pay for it, make less money Wouldn't that mean other people are paying for you and just make the whole thing worse? Wasn't this the reason for the reform?
The arrogance of this administration takes my breath away sometimes.
Answer by Kathy675 at 1:50 AM on Jun. 3, 2011
Answer by NotPanicking at 1:58 AM on Jun. 3, 2011
This is what I find interesting and totally agree with:
Answer by QuinnMae at 8:08 AM on Jun. 3, 2011
After reading the first article I got when I googled the title statement I have to start to wonder if the government understands where the money to pay for those that can't afford it comes from. Like it's a never ending supply of cash or subsidies. I wonder what they are smoking on the hill these days.
Answer by QuinnMae at 8:11 AM on Jun. 3, 2011
Answer by gemgem at 8:20 AM on Jun. 3, 2011
Answer by Anonymous at 9:06 AM on Jun. 3, 2011
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Answer by grlygrlz2 at 9:23 AM on Jun. 3, 2011
I don't think our citizens need any help in the Make Less Money Department. Salaries have been declining for quite sometime. 17 more months of this shit and it's over.
Answer by Anonymous at 9:23 AM on Jun. 3, 2011
I think in response I would have said 'if you don't like criticism, you can always choose to not work in the public sector'. What an ass wipe.
Answer by QuinnMae at 9:27 AM on Jun. 3, 2011