Skip to comments.Democrats To Expand Healthcare Coverage To DREAM Act Recipients
Posted on 12/05/2012 6:34:39 AM PST by 2ndDivisionVet
A group of Reps. led by Barbara Lee (D-CA) is asking Obama to extend healthcare coverage to the children of illegal immigrants for whom he waived deportation months before the election.
These "DREAMers" -- so-called because they are recipients of a de facto DREAM Act -- are "not eligible for Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance Program, or federal subsidies provided under [Obamacare]."
The waiver of deportation was known as the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), and Democrats are now saying it simply does not go far enough.
According to Reps. Lee, Judy Chu (D-CA), Zoe Lofgren (D-CA), Lucille Roybal-Allard (D-CA), and others, "There is no principled reason to treat differently young people who received deferred action through DACA...
(Excerpt) Read more at breitbart.com ...
Well, thankfully we have unlimited money at our disposal to pay for it. /sarc
The camel’s head and neck are now under the tent.
Okay. Sure. Why not exapand it to Pan-Asia?
Well: surprise, surprise, surprise...
Sorry, but this camel is coming in backwards, winking the whole fricking time.
Paging Joe Wilson
This man and his associates MUST BE IMPEACHED!!!
Lets all just hold hands, sing Kumbaya, and go merrily over the fiscal cliff together. After all, how bad can it be? Wasnt it created by the wizards of smart in Congress and signed into law by our enlightened President? Pass the kool-aid please.
Gimme some mo of that govmt money!!!
When liberals are unleashed they have no boundaries on the road to your wallet!!
Thank you Conservatives for snubbing that unreliable etch-a-sketch RINO Mormon from Massachussetts.
Yeah, they’ll introduce a bill on this, and the RINO’s will all be scrambling to make sure they have an “aye” vote, and then go back to their local districts and LIE about how they want to “cut back spending”.
translation: We’ve learned that the child of an illegal is in a hospital in one of our districts and is in dire need of a seven-organ transplant. So if the House votes this down we can run with our “John Boehner Killed an Innocent Young Child” ads.
This won’t end until the USA is bankrupt.
Once they have to deal with a giant ill-managed HMO run by gubmint gatekeeper hires who were rejected by TSA because they lack customer relations skills, some of them will end up going back to Mexico to get better care than they are allowed to have here!
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