Money quote from the WaPo:

The theory is that removing sicker people from the markets and allowing policies with skimpier options would result in lower overall premiums.

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I also noticed that Congressman Fleischmann's statement on his web site left out the fact that his vote gives over $100 Billion in tax breaks to the rich.

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Lost Medicaid Funding

To date, the failure to expand Medicaid / TennCare has cost the State of Tennessee ? in lost federal funding.