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Thune Grills Sebelius On Obamacare

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Thune Grills Sebelius On Obamacare

Health and Human Services Department Secretary Kathleen Sebelius appeared before the Senate Finance Committee to answer questions about the issues with the website healthcare.gov.

South Dakota Senator John Thune said the website issues are a symptom of the law in general…

 

Thune says there were many promises made about insurance policies, with no warning that they may be cancelled…

 

Thune then asked Sebelius about people keeping polices they liked……

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