It will be and no one seems to realize it. They will care when it gets to them.
posted on 04/13/2013 12:50:03 PM PDT
by John W
(Viva Cristo Rey!)
To: John W
I know, and I don't smoke. obamacare is already going to cost smokers more before any increase in cigarette tax.
'Obamacare' to hit smokers with huge penalties
....The Affordable Care Act, which critics have also called Obamacare, could subject smokers to premiums that are 50 percent higher than usual, starting next Jan 1. Health insurers will be allowed to charge smokers penalties that overweight Americans or those with other health conditions would not be subjected to.
A 60-year-old smoker could pay penalties as high as $5,100, in addition to the premiums, the Associated Press reports. A 55-year-old smokers penalty could reach $4,250. The older a smoker is, the higher the penalty will be.......
posted on 04/13/2013 1:17:08 PM PDT
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