Essay Obamacare : The Affordable Care Act

1000 Words Dec 4th, 2015 null Page
During his presidential announcement speech, Donald Trump presented his ideas on how he will bring the American dream 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 it could turn out to be a big year for premium hikes. 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 Obamacare is 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 depicts Obamacare as useless. In addition, during his presidential announcement speech 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…

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