IT’S STARTING: Obamacare Tax Hike Train Wreck… Obama Predicts ‘Glitches and Bumps’… 42% UNAWARE OBAMACARE IS LAW
Just wait till it train wrecks the economy. People are already paying more in premiums with another possible 50% increase coming. That will suck a tremendous amount of money out of the economy causing a double dip if not worse.
Poll: Obamacare Support Nosedives To Tie Record Low
Support for Obamacare has hit the lowest level since the bill was passed, the latest Kaiser Health Tracking Poll shows.
Overall, just 35 percent have a favorable view of Obamacare while 40 percent have an unfavorable view, which ties October 2011 poll for the lowest level ever.
Twenty-four percent have no opinion on the law which, according to Kaiser, continues a recent trend of Americans offering no opinion.
The Kaiser poll finds that, in the month of April, Americans are more divided than ever on their evaluations of the health law. Opinion remains deeply divided along partisan lines with 57 percent of Democrats favoring the law and 67 percent of Republicans opposing.
President predicts ‘glitches and bumps’ in ObamaCare rollout
President Obama said Tuesday that his healthcare law is bound to hit some snags as it comes fully into effect over the next six months.
“Even if we do everything perfectly, there will still be glitches and bumps, “Obama said at a news conference.” That’s pretty much true of every government program that’s ever been set up.”
Asked about Democratic concerns that the implementation could be a “huge train wreck,” Obama said the law will be fully implemented on time.
Obamacare’s Tax Hike Train Wreck
Asked about Senator Max Baucus’s recent “train wreck” comments, President Obama today said, “A huge chunk of it [Obamacare] has already been implemented.” Unmentioned was the wave of destructive Obamacare tax increases that will begin to hit Americans during the 2014 tax filing season and beyond:
Starting in tax year 2013:
Obamacare Surtax on Investment Income: A new, 3.8 percent surtax on investment income earned in households making at least $250,000 ($200,000 single). This tax hike results in the following top tax rates on investment income:
SICK: 42% UNAWARE OBAMACARE IS LAW
A new poll finds that many Americans are confused about the health care overhaul legislation commonly called “Obamacare.”
The Kaiser Family Foundation released results of a non-partisan study today finding more than 40 percent did not even know the law was in place.
“Four in ten Americans (42%) are unaware that the ACA [Affordable Care Act] is still the law of the land,” the report says, “including 12 percent who believe the law has been repealed by Congress, 7 percent who believe it has been overturned by the Supreme Court and 23 percent who say they don’t know enough to say what the status of the law is.”
The survey showed public opinion on Obamacare is at its second-lowest rating in the past two years.