But those professional association plans were nixed by ObamaCare. Were the deductibles too high and the coverage too spotty? Au contraire, these people needed to share:
...many of the New York policies being canceled meet and often exceed the [ACA] standards, brokers say. The rationale for disqualifying those policies, said Larry Levitt, a health policy expert at the Kaiser Family Foundation, was to prevent associations from selling insurance to healthy members who are needed to keep the new health exchanges financially viable.T'is almost downright tasty, is it not?
House Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) announced Friday that an ObamaCare contractor would comply with a subpoena he issued, despite efforts by the Obama administration and some Democrats to keep the documents out of his hands.
After consulting with its legal counsel, MITRE Corp., a contractor working to assess security issues with the ObamaCare website, determined that it “has no alternative but to comply with the terms of a Congressional subpoena absent some form of judicial intervention.”
Translation: (lawyer)"Are you out of your minds? I don't care what Sebelius or anyone else says, this is a SUBPOENA! You tell them you don't have to, and there WILL be charges! So stop kissing ass and say "Yes, sir" and go to the meeting."
About that dirtbag at the school in CO:
Thomas Conrad, who had an economics class with [the shooter] Pierson, described him as a very opinionated Socialist*.
...Pierson also appears to mock Republicans on another Facebook post, writing "you republicans are so cute" and posting an image that reads: "The Republican Party: Health Care: Let 'em Die, Climate Change: Let 'em Die, Gun Violence: Let 'em Die, Women's Rights: Let 'em Die, More War: Let 'em Die. Is this really the side you want to be on?" (emphasis added)
And, demonstrating the Devotion To Truth Of Our Media,
* Wordy Girl notes that the Denver Post has now stealth-edited out the S-word.
So they don't have a tea-partying-gun-rights-supporting school shooter, but Marx forbid they leave in that inconvenient bit of information.