Obamacare : The Affordable Care Act

944 WordsNov 30, 20154 Pages
During his presidential announcement speech, Trump’s presented his ideas on how he will bring the American back to life since the American dream is dead in his perspective. Among all the claims he expresses his thoughts on Obamacare, also known as the Affordable Care Act. He affirms “We have a disaster called the big lie: Obamacare. Obamacare." and admits that indeed Obamacare will really kick in 2016. Trump plans on repealing and replacing Obamacare. He plans on granting better health insurance to everyone at an inexpensive cost for the people and for the government. Trump exaggerates the cost to persuade his Republican audience into believing of Obamacare as a catastrophe, however, he fails to backup the data he presents not to mention that the data is wrong. During Trump 's presidential speech he describes Obamacare as “a big lie.” He declares that “costs are going for people up 29, 39, 49, and even 55 percent, and deductibles are through the roof.” Consequently, you would have to get hit by a tractor to use it because deductibles are so high. In other words, Trump illustrates Obamacare as useless. In addition, he speaks upon the Obamacare website by stating that we spent “$5 billion... and to this day it doesn’t work." He ridicules the outrageous price by mentioning that he has a handful of websites and that they only cost him three dollars. He claims doctors are quitting. In fact, his friend who is a doctor is devastated by the outcome, and claims to have more

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