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Insurance companies benefit from ObamaCare; people don't

I was against Obamacare before enacted by the force of government and I am still in opposition to it after the enforcement by the force of government. The 4 main mandates Obamacare was suppose to address failed miserably
  1. It did not reduce the cost of healthcare
  2. It did not reduce the cost of health insurance
  3. It did not provide the best medical care for all at a reasonable and affordable cost
  4. The cost of prescriptions have skyrocketed.
Failure. Also, and I think it is pertinent to note, the health insurance companies very much benefited financial with this legislation. Their stocks soared 25% after enactment and their profit margins grew 100% year on year; but was health care more readily available, better, less expensive? In sum, it was corporate welfare at an extreme. As a citizen, I am embarrassed I even have to think about this.
Source: Follow-up OnTheIssues interview: 2018 Maine Senate candidate , Mar 10, 2018

Oppose ObamaCare

Q: Do you support or oppose the statement, "Expand ObamaCare"?

A: oppose

Source: OnTheIssues interview of 2018 Maine Senate candidate , Mar 6, 2018

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