Yesterday DeLauro visited New Haven’s Access Health CT office to encourage people to enroll in a health insurance exchange before Monday’s deadline to avoid a fine [“tax penalty”].
62% of Access Health CT enrollees have been put on Medicaid. So who is paying for it? YOU, the taxpayer, are.
What DeLauro failed to mention is that the expansion of healthcare to low-income individuals has INCREASED their emergency room visits—with NO discernible improvement in their health.
So where did low-income individuals go for treatment before taxpayer-funded ObamaCare?
The emergency room...