‘I like you Obama, but I’m broke’: Americans upset that Obamacare costs money
Obamacare’s been stumbling along at quasi-full force for over a week now, and for some Americans, the Affordable Care Act is not all it was cracked up to be:
I checked out an Obamacare exchange and it impressed me.. Until I saw the lowest premium for me was 3x what I am paying now
— Justin Gaines (@justing1284) October 5, 2013
My health insurance will TRIPLE in cost. I can't afford that. http://t.co/rqIY3TLeII
— Austin Lee (@austinklee) October 8, 2013
Just notified that I will be paying more for my existing health insurance come December. Thank you #Obamacare…
— Wesley Chow (@WesleyWChow) October 7, 2013
#Obamacare. Paying a penalty for not having insurance? So we're being punished for being healthy. ObamaNOTcare. Smh.
— Mrs.Costa (@MissCoolOwl) October 8, 2013
My family is losing our health ins. due to the ACA even though Obama told us that we wouldn't be affected by the law. #affordablecareact
— Adam (@adam_breiner) October 8, 2013
I was all for the Affordable Care Act (aka Obamacare) up until my son's insurance premiums almost DOUBLED and became anything BUT affordable
— aRy (@arym925) October 8, 2013
Premium Health insurance cost 350 a week for that whole family I know lotta people that don't make that kind of money weekly. god save us.
— marco muniz (@aliengen2) October 3, 2013
So the minimum plan for obamacare is 100 bucks a month I like you Obama but nigga I'm broke
— ✈JetLifeTillTheNext✈ (@JQThaDonDada) October 8, 2013
Health insurance cost $30 a month but starting January it's gonna cost 190 a month. So I'm essentially paying for 5 other people ? Fuckk you
— Pearl Washington (@FlyingClutchman) October 5, 2013
My health insurance went up cuz of yall. I'm pretty much paying more for these lazy fucks all over the united states.
— Adan Alanis (@theadan) October 4, 2013
This Affordable Care Act I like but Obamacare? First sign of the rapture.
— Sarah Singer (@fifewolf) October 8, 2013
Katie Howland and Whitney Waters contributed to this report.