Dear Editor

Why does it take more than a day to repeal ‘Obamacare’ (Affordable Care Act; ACA)? We, The People, have been clamoring for removal for seven long years. Could it be that Congress, Supreme Court, Administration and their aides are not required to participate while we’re forced?

Have we ever had such a law to be so litigious? Remember: Supreme Court set aside unprecedented three days in March, 2012 to rule on it and lawsuits filed by Hobby Lobby, Little Sisters of the Poor, most States’ Attorneys General and other groups.

Is it really “Affordable” when premiums exceed 116% (Arizona); deductibles are thousands of dollars; over 70% of Americans don’t want ACA; passed only by Democrats in House and Senate no Republicans; unread by majority in Congress: “We have to pass it to find out what’s in it” (Speaker Pelosi).

We, The People, demand this onerous law be abolished completely; NOW!

Jacquelyn Wilson
Whispering Pines, NC
January 7, 2017

 

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Crime Reports

  • The Southern Pines Police Department Announces the Arrest of Shali Jwaan Ri Shiek Smith. +

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Obituaries

  • CDR. Lawrence Edward “Mac” McCullough Obituary +

    CDR. Lawrence Edward “Mac” McCullough, US NAVY, 83 of Pinehurst, NC; passed on Saturday, March 4th 2017 at the FirstHealth Read More
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    A celebration of his life will be held at the Boles Funeral Home, 425 W. Pennsylvania Ave. Southern Pines, Saturday Read More
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Accident & Fire

  • House Fire In Whispering Pines Sunday Night +

    Fire crews responded to a house fire on Pine Lake Drive in Whispering Pines Sunday evening around 9pm. Read More
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    David B. “Brad” Mutchler, 58, of Garner, NC died on March 4, 2017, when the plane he was on crashed Read More
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