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Republicans Hate Obamacare so Much, They Refuse to Benefit from It?

Here is a chart from the Washington Post, showing the percent of people lacking health insurance over the last few years. For a long time now, a higher proportion of Democrats have been uninsured than Republicans, with low income and minority communities experiencing a disproportionately high uninsurance rate. But since Obamacare has come into effect, a lot of Democrats have signed up for health insurance who never had it before. But Republicans have lagged behind, and now it looks like they might be experiencing higher uninsurance rates than Democrats:

To their credit, at least Republicans aren’t being hypocritical!

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