Obama’s War on Women: ObamaCare Takes Away Woman’s Health Care Choices

Posted by on Oct 25, 2013 at 8:21 am
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The Affordable Care Act was signed by President Obama in 2010 and since then he has repeated one reassuring phrase: “If you like your insurance plan you will keep it. No one will be able to take that away from you. It hasn’t happened yet. It won’t happen in the future.”

But it is happening. The president’s health care law raises the standards for insurance policies, which many consider to be a good thing. But hundreds of thousands of Americans whose policies don’t meet the new standards are being told that their health plans are being cancelled.

Natalie Willes is a sleep consultant who helps parents in Los Angeles train their newborns to sleep. She buys her own health insurance.

“I was completely happy with the insurance I had before,” Willes said.

So she was surprised when she tried to renew her policy. What did she find out?

“That my insurance was going to be completely different, and they were going to be replaced with 10 new plans that were going to fall under the regulations of the Affordable Care Act,” she said.

Her insurer, Kaiser Permanente, is terminating policies for 160,000 people in California and presenting them with new plans that comply with the healthcare law.

“Before I had a plan that I had a $1,500 deductible,” she said. “I paid $199 dollars a month. The most similar plan that I would have available to me would be $278 a month. My deductible would be $6,500 dollars, and all of my care after that point would only be covered 70 percent.”

Women should feel used. And be reminded that Republicans didn’t do this to them. The people who “care” about them did this to them.


3 Responses to “Obama’s War on Women: ObamaCare Takes Away Woman’s Health Care Choices”

  1. Neo on 25/25/13 at 10:55 am

    This healthcare.gov rollout certainly makes pivoting to “Single Payer” a whole lot harder.

  2. Max Entropy on 25/25/13 at 12:50 pm

    Don’t you get it? Your old plan was “inferior”. Your new and improved plan is way better. Get with the new order of things.
    You’ll buy the new plan and you’ll like it, or else.