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The Obamacare Shutdown

Matt Wuerker
© Matt Wuerker

Ironically, the rollout of Health Care Reform (AKA Obamacare) is one of the things that will not be affected much by a government shutdown.



  1. Hassan wrote:

    Does Obamacare need any funding regardless? Because it is just telling people to buy from insurance companies, rest pretty much remains same.

    Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 11:41 am | Permalink
  2. Iron Knee wrote:

    There are subsidies for small companies and for low income people, to help them buy health insurance. That requires money, but it has already been appropriated so it is not affected by the shutdown.

    Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 12:57 am | Permalink
  3. Hassan wrote:

    So can democrats pass the republicans smaller budget in house, and then senate adds everything back and sends it back to house to pass?

    Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 6:55 am | Permalink
  4. Iron Knee wrote:

    I would think if they could have they would have.

    Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 9:36 am | Permalink