Please correct me if I am wrong, but I think there is a link here that no one is talking about. Written into the ACA was the stipulation that all individuals who use the exchange to purchase insurance, receive subsidies or enroll in Medicaid MUST BE US CITIZENS OR LEGAL RESIDENTS. When one uses the marketplace, it would seem logical that through social security numbers and employment and income information, citizenship would be verified. Given that, it would seem that proof of insurance purchase (especially when subsidies are applicable) or Medicaid enrollment would be valid proof-of-citizenship documents that could be used to get voter ID cards. Why isn't this being looked at by anyone in the Democratic Party?

Comments

Add comment

Login or register to post comments

Come Cruise with Thom Hartmann in July 2020

Join me for an exciting Bermuda getaway aboard Oceania Cruises, the world’s leading culinary and destination-focused cruise line. Set sail on the reimagined Insignia for 7 nights beginning July 25th 2020. Take advantage of Oceania Cruises’ OLife Choice promotion, where you can choose shore excursions, a beverage package, or onboard credit – Oceania Cruises also includes Wifi! You'll also receive complimentary gratuities, a $50 onboard credit and two exclusive cocktail parties. Did I mention we are planning special onboard events with yours truly? Prices start at $1199.

Reserve your stateroom today by contacting Keene Luxury Travel, and mention the Thom Hartmann Group 800.856.1155

or go to https://www.keeneluxurytravel.com/th-bermuda/default.asp

Prison for Miscarriages?

Thom plus logo Mike Pence's and the GOP's war on women took a sinister turn this week when Planned Parenthood was forced to abandon Title X funding; they can no longer get payment for serving low income women for cancer screenings and STD treatments.