An $8 Billion Trick?: Obama’s Medicare slush fund masks ObamaCare before election

0 Posted by - April 23, 2012 - Career & Business, Economics, Elections, Medical, Money

obama laughing 300x263 An $8 Billion Trick?: Obamas Medicare slush fund masks ObamaCare before electionCall it President Obama’s Committee for the Re-Election of the President — a political slush fund at the Health and Human Services Department.

Only this isn’t some little fund from shadowy private sources; this is taxpayer money, redirected to help Obama win another term. A massive amount of it, too — $8.3 billion. Yes, that’s billion, with a B.

Here is how it works.

The most oppressive aspects of the ObamaCare law don’t kick in until after the 2012 election, when the president will no longer be answerable to voters. More “flexibility,” he recently explained to the Russians.

CONTINUED at the NY Post.

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