A ‘Conservative’ vision for America – ‘The Cruelty of Republican States in One Chart’

Tell congress it’s time to “clean house” starting with Ted Cruz!

The Last Of The Millenniums

red state poor

‘When you look at these income eligibility levels, you see just how cruel the existing system is’.

‘For instance, in Alabama, you can’t get Medicaid if your income exceeds 23 percent of the poverty level, or $4,500 for a family of three’.

‘Just think about that for a second’.

‘Do you think you could find a place to live, pay your bills, and feed your family on that income’?

‘But the state of Alabama says if you’re that rich, you can afford to buy health insurance’.

‘In Texas, the state that will be depriving the most people of insurance by rejecting the expansion, only families under 25 percent of the poverty level, or $4,894 for a family of three, will be eligible for Medicaid’.

‘I’m guessing that’s about what Rick Perry spends on boots every year.

‘The states rejecting the expansion of Medicaid are the ones that already make it…

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One Response to “A ‘Conservative’ vision for America – ‘The Cruelty of Republican States in One Chart’”

  1. fatherkane Says:

    Many humble thanks for the reblog.

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