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Editorial: Is Obamacare constitutional?




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Tracy Joseph Bogert
Guest Column
April 4, 2012 | 1,473 views | 28 comments

In the 2008 presidential campaign, then-candidate Obama stated directly and matter of factly that addressing health-care costs and lack of insurance would be one of the four main concerns of his presidency. He never tried to sneak this by anyone, nor was he ever deceitful about it.  . . .

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PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
April 21, 2012 9:04am
 
 
My Opinion....racism.....By classifying the president
as black, you are placing yourself in the one drop
club historically championed by the democrat party
as a method ... Read More Read More
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
April 20, 2012 4:57pm
 
 
The majority of blacks voted for a half white man...
maybe we can convince them to vote for a whole
white man.....LOL
 
 
MyOpinion  
Floresville  
April 20, 2012 4:39pm
 
 
Me thinks you doth protest too much about being racists! Your comments speak volumes. If anything, President Obama has tried too much to pander to the radical right when ... Read More Read More
 
 
Be Careful  
Floresville, TX  
April 12, 2012 9:24am
 
 
There have been lots of bills and court cases where one side or the other thinks it was not constitutional. In this case, it will be up to the swing voter Justice Anthony ... Read More Read More
 
 
Rock'n chair Rambler  
Over Taxed, TX  
April 12, 2012 7:29am
 
 
"middle aged/older white people can't stand to have an intelligent black man as President"

Well, first of all, I don't beleive he has proven his intelligence ... Read More Read More
 
 
4 th Generation Texan  
Sutherland Springs  
April 11, 2012 10:56pm
 
 
"myOpinion" what makes you think Obama is intelligent?I've not seen anything to demonstrate that he is anymore than average intelligence. You are one of those ... Read More Read More
 
 
Senior Citizen  
Wilson County  
April 11, 2012 8:51pm
 
 
Racist? No. Give me an Allen West, Condollezza Rice, or Thomas Sowell any day and I'll be fine. Just tell me why your highly intelligent president refuses to release his ... Read More Read More
 
 
MyOpinion  
Floresville  
April 11, 2012 8:45pm
 
 
You guys are nuts and disgusting (except for Puzzled).. Tracy is 100% on target. I believe that most of this rhetoric is based on racism. Yes that is right.. the middle ... Read More Read More
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
April 11, 2012 10:22am
 
 
The real death panel discussions have been occurring
around the farmhouse kitchen tables for years. It
centered around of how much to spend on grandpa and
still save ... Read More Read More
 
 
Rock'n chair Rambler  
Over Taxed, TX  
April 11, 2012 9:54am
 
 
"huge swinging mellons "

LOL! Now we know why Obama struts like that.
 

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