The RNC is launching our 12 Days of ObamaCare ahead of the president leaving for his Christmas holiday in late December. As the song goes: On the 1st day of ObamaCare, Democrats gave to me… a nightmare for my family.
See today’s research piece: 12 Days of ObamaCare: For Many Families, ObamaCare Isn’t A Reason To Be Jolly
“A Small Business Owner In The Treasure Valley Says The Affordable Care Act Has Made His Family’s Health Care Coverage Much More Expensive.” (Karen Zatkulak, “Sticker Shock: Health Insurance Costs Nearly Double For Boise Man,” KTVB, 12/5/13)
Joel Lund, Owner Of Prepare For Rain, Now Faces Only “Unaffordable Options” And His Old Insurance Plan That He Was Happy With Is No Longer Offered Under ObamaCare. “However, a Boise man whose plan recently ended, says he is facing only unaffordable options. After decades in the corporate world, Joel Lund recently decided to start his own business, a counseling company called Prepare For Rain. The decision meant he would need his own health care coverage for his family. He was pleased with his private plan, but it ended in October, and now isn’t offered under the new law.” (Karen Zatkulak, “Sticker Shock: Health Insurance Costs Nearly Double For Boise Man,” KTVB, 12/5/13)
- His Costs Will Nearly Double, From $770 A Month To About $1,300. “‘We’re going to go from $770 a month which we were paying up until October, to about $1,300. I don’t see how this helps,’ said Lund. Lund says he was shocked to hear that the most comparable plan would cost almost double.” (Karen Zatkulak, “Sticker Shock: Health Insurance Costs Nearly Double For Boise Man,” KTVB, 12/5/13) Read more…