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‘I Am Not Eligible’ for ObamaCare: Sebelius Claims It’s ‘Illegal’ for Her To Enroll

Name: C-SPAN


Kathleen Sebelius

Name: Kathleen Sebelius

Employment: Health and Human Services

Position: Secretary

, Cory Gardner

Name: Cory Gardner

Employment: United States Senate

Position: Senator

Event location
Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C.

Name: Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C.


Not online media
10/30/2013 12:12 pm
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GARDNER Here s my ░░░░░░░░ This is the letter ░░░░░░░░ family got canceling our ░░░░░░░░ We chose to have ░░░░░░░░ own private policy back ░░░░░░░░ Colorado so we could ░░░░░░░░ in the same boat ░░░░░░░░ everyone of my constituents ░░░░░░░░ yet my insurance policy ░░░░░░░░ been canceled The White ░░░░░░░░ website says if you ░░░░░░░░ your health plan you ░░░░░░░░ you can keep it ░░░░░░░░ i hear it wrong ░░░░░░░░ Again sir I don ░░░░░░░░ know how long you ░░░░░░░░ had your policy GARDNER ░░░░░░░░ aren t you losing ░░░░░░░░ insurance SEBELIUS Pardon me ░░░░░░░░ Why aren t you ░░░░░░░░ your health insurance SEBELIUS ░░░░░░░░ I m part of ░░░░░░░░ federal employees GARDNER You ░░░░░░░░ in charge of this ░░░░░░░░ correct why aren t ░░░░░░░░ in the exchange SEBELIUS ░░░░░░░░ I m part of ░░░░░░░░ federal employee health benefit ░░░░░░░░ GARDNER Why won t ░░░░░░░░ go into the exchange ░░░░░░░░ re a part of ░░░░░░░░ law literally in charge ░░░░░░░░ this law Should you ░░░░░░░░ any different than the ░░░░░░░░ out there losing their ░░░░░░░░ insurance SEBELIUS I m ░░░░░░░░ of the 95 percent ░░░░░░░░ affordable eligible health care ░░░░░░░░ GARDNER Most Americans aren ░░░░░░░░ available to them Why ░░░░░░░░ you not agree SEBELIUS ░░░░░░░░ m not eligible for ░░░░░░░░ exchange because i have ░░░░░░░░ in GARDNER You can ░░░░░░░░ to drop your coverage ░░░░░░░░ your employer You have ░░░░░░░░ choice to decide not ░░░░░░░░ choose SEBELIUS That the ░░░░░░░░ true sir Members of ░░░░░░░░ are now part of ░░░░░░░░ exchange thanks to an ░░░░░░░░ that was added by ░░░░░░░░ but I m not ░░░░░░░░ GARNDER With all due ░░░░░░░░ SEBELIUS If i have ░░░░░░░░ coverage in my workplace ░░░░░░░░ m not eligible to ░░░░░░░░ into the marketplace that ░░░░░░░░ part of the law ░░░░░░░░ Madam secretary I would ░░░░░░░░ you to be just ░░░░░░░░ the American people and ░░░░░░░░ the exchange and agree ░░░░░░░░ find a way SEBELIUS ░░░░░░░░ s illegal GARDNER I ░░░░░░░░ like to show you ░░░░░░░░ advertisement going on in ░░░░░░░░ right now This is ░░░░░░░░ advertisement that a board ░░░░░░░░ of the Colorado exchange ░░░░░░░░ forward Do you agree ░░░░░░░░ this kind of advertising ░░░░░░░░ ObamaCare SEBELIUS I can ░░░░░░░░ see it GARDNER It ░░░░░░░░ a college student doing ░░░░░░░░ keg stand SEBELIUS If ░░░░░░░░ Colorado exchange did that ░░░░░░░░ Do you approve of ░░░░░░░░ kind of advertising SEBELIUS ░░░░░░░░ don t see it ░░░░░░░░ don t know what ░░░░░░░░ is and I did ░░░░░░░░ approve it This is ░░░░░░░░ state based GARDNER That ░░░░░░░░ a pretty big font ░░░░░░░░ s a pretty big ░░░░░░░░ of a keg and ░░░░░░░░ can t see it ░░░░░░░░ Do I approve of ░░░░░░░░ I GARDNER You have ░░░░░░░░ ability to opt out ░░░░░░░░ the way as a ░░░░░░░░ employee and you could ░░░░░░░░ the insurance So I ░░░░░░░░ encourage you to take ░░░░░░░░ SEBELIUS If I have ░░░░░░░░ employer based coverage I ░░░░░░░░ not GARDNER I would ░░░░░░░░ like to submit a ░░░░░░░░ for my district and ░░░░░░░░ you would consider waiving ░░░░░░░░ for the 4th congressional ░░░░░░░░
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