Jesse Ventura on ‘Obamacare’: Health care is a human right, rips apart the GOP

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst Over 10 million Americans now have access to affordable health care by either the private marketplace or through an expansion of Medicaid because of the Afforda Greg Russak‘s insight: Jesse, were you of these opinions before you went off the grid? I’m impressed. 🙂 See on http://www.examiner.com

Oregon May Close State Exchange And Join Feds’ Site

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst Oregon s health insurance exchange, plagued by computer flaws after federal taxpayers spent $303 million to build it, may be closed and the state’s customers shifted to the U.S. Obamacare marketplace. Greg Russak‘s insight: Here’s the first question I would like to ask. Since it seems that Oracle failed to … More Oregon May Close State Exchange And Join Feds’ Site

As ACA Signups Skyrocket Towards 7 Million Fox News Claims Obama Is Cooking the Books

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst As the number of people who are enrolling in the ACA’s private insurance plans surges towards 7 million, Republican Sen. John Barrasso and Fox News Sunday teamed up to claim that President Obama is cooking the books. Greg Russak‘s insight: If you’re still listening to and believing anything from the … More As ACA Signups Skyrocket Towards 7 Million Fox News Claims Obama Is Cooking the Books

Cost of Health Care Law Is Seen as Decreasing

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst A slowing trend in health care spending has lowered the law’s price by billions, and future cost controls may save billions more. Greg Russak‘s insight: "Already, the Congressional Budget Office has quietly erased hundreds of billions of dollars from its projections. It now estimates that Medicare spending in 2020 will be $137 … More Cost of Health Care Law Is Seen as Decreasing

The U.S. Health Care System Is Terrible, In 1 Enraging Chart

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst Hello, did you know the American health-care system is terrible? It is. Don’t let John Boehner tell you otherwise. Greg Russak‘s insight: Everything summed up in one simple statement: "Why is our system so terrible? Largely because it is built for profit. Unlike many other countries, the government has no role … More The U.S. Health Care System Is Terrible, In 1 Enraging Chart