Do the stories of 'millions upon millions' of Americans losing their healthcare because of the dreaded "Obamacare" monster, make you suspicious?
They should. It's not because all of them are not true - some of them are - but not nearly as we are being made to believe and not for the reasons being proffered.
The Affordable Care Act, the real name of the law, President Obama's signature legislative achievement, as been assailed as not doing enough by liberals and as doing far too much - in fact ruining health care in America - by conservatives.
participation in California's health care exchange, would be more expensive 'by a wide margin'. Of course the reporter didn't answer her question but Michael Hiltzik did follow up with her and show her how under the silver or bronze plan she would not only be saving money she would save on premiums, have no limits on doctors visits and have coverage which couldn't be taken away.
And then there is the Fort Worth Star Telegram, which according to Maggie Mahar, has a similar issue playing fast and lose with the facts...