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 Posted: Wed Mar 27th, 2019 06:03 pm
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Ultimark



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srossi wrote: I have trouble keeping up, so they ended the mandate right?  If you don't get Obamacare, you're no longer penalized at the end of the year?  If they did that, then I'm OK for now.  That was the part that really pissed me off.  Health care is a mess and it'll take someone a lot smarter than Trump to figure it out.Posted on the wrong thread but I agree with you.  My issue with Obamacare was that it took customization away completely.  I am told that a big chunk of my premium goes towards OBGYN issues.  WTF?  We are not having more kids and have taken care of that medically.  I get the law of large numbers but the young are paying much less than me.  I get that as well as we are more likely in our 50's to contract something that will cost big $.  However, the one thing I won't get is pregnant.  I shouldn't have to pay a dime for that.  
The irony is the mandate was an idea that originally came from The Heritage Foundation.