Rep. Lynn Luker Fights Laryngitis and Obamacare

Despite a bout of laryngitis Rep. Lynn Luker spent half an hour on the Idaho House floor debating against creating a state based exchange to implement Obamacare. He joined with 29 other Republicans to vote against HB 248. Unfortunately, the bill passed 41-29 with 28 other Republicans joining all of the 13 Democrats in the House to create a state based exchange. It is disappointing to see this happen after Idaho took the lead in opposing Obamacare with the Idaho Health Freedom Act in 2010 sponsored by Rep. Luker. Here is the link to his debate, but note one inadvertant statement where he said the least expensive exchange was a state based exchange and also said the state based exchange was the most expensive. He intended to say that Delaware projected that the federally operated exchange was the least expensive to operate.…-baby

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