ObamaCare: The Current and Future Failure of the Affordable Care Act

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"The bottom line is -- that we are making the insurance market better for everybody and that's right thing to do," our president is quoted in saying in reference to his intangible innovation, the Affordable Care Act (“Obama Tweaks”). But is the act truly a good thing? Truthfully this act isn’t good now nor will it be in the long run. This act is supposed to make health care affordable to all American citizens, but that is not the case. President Obama promised in his 2008 campaign that his health care act will be the best thing for the American people in the long run. There was never truly a problem with health care in the America initially. But now our country faces a multitude of dilemmas after this act was put into place, including, but not limited to more possibility of the abuse of the government system, and an increase in the unemployment rate. Our president claims that this will be successful, yet he and the other politicians have decided to opt out. Is this a sign of what to come? ObamaCare, as it is more famously known as, will eventually become the biggest failed legislative policy in the U.S. because of all of the social and economic issues it has attached, as opposed to the good it is supposed to bring. Most people aren't even sure what good ObamaCare is supposed to bring. President Obama developed this bill and signed it in as law to better protect his people. He knew that many American citizens do not have health care. This law is supposed to bring us to have better access to health care and to make it way more affordable. To be more readily accessible Obama contracted out the development of a website that anyone could access and applying would be quick and easy. However, the website, which was initially released... ... middle of paper ... ..." Nationaljournal.com 7 Nov. 2013. General OneFile. Web. 13 Nov. 2013 Furchtgott-Roth, Diana. "How Obamacare Increases Unemployment." Manhattan Institute for Policy Research. N.p., 6 Mar. 2012. Web. 13 Nov. 2013. Gross, Grant. "HealthCare.gov's Problems: What We Know so Far." PCWorld. PCWorld, 7 Nov. 2013. Web. 24 Nov. 2013. McCormack, John. "No, You Can't Keep It; Nice plan you had there. Shame you had to lose it." The Weekly Standard 11 Nov. 2013. General OneFile. Web. 13 Nov. 2013. “Obama Tweaks Message about Keeping Health Plans under ObamaCare." Fox News. FOX News Network, 5 Nov. 2013. Web. 13 Nov. 2013. Only You Can Prevent Pants on Fire. 2013. News and Politics. The NewsTalkers. Web. 13 Nov. 2013. Weaver, Christopher. "People Who Choose Not To Have Health Insurance." KHN: Kaiser Health News. Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, 3 Oct. 2013. Web. 13 Nov. 2013.

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