WNCN: Anti-Obamacare Ad Campaign Debuts Before Key Provisions Take Effect
AFP’s newest ad campaign against Obamacare is making headlines…
Anti-Obamacare ad campaign debuts before key provisions take effect
Posted: Aug 07, 2013 11:29 PM EST
Updated: Aug 08, 2013 4:25 AM EST
by Derick Waller
RALEIGH, N.C. -”Now I wonder, can I still talk with parents to decide what’s best for their kids, or will the government be in the middle of things?”
That’s one of the questions asked in a new TV ad from the conservative political action group Americans for Prosperity. Obamacare has been on the books now for more than three years.
The ad now raises questions about the healthcare overhaul as final pieces begin to take effect.
“It is extremely destructive to American healthcare,” Director of Americans For Prosperity North Carolina Dallas Woodhouse said.
Woodhouse says the ad, and the web site it directs people to, is all about educating the public.
“People need to understand, when they start seeing dramatically higher premiums later this year what is causing it,” he said. “They need to see that when they are not able to see the doctor what is causing it.”
Ads like these are playing on TV stations across North Carolina and across the country as a key deadline approaches. On Oct. 1, open enrollment beings for new healthcare insurance exchanges. Many adults who aren’t insured will soon need to purchase it through those exchanges. Read more…