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Senator Blunt: Not Surprising Young People Are Running From ObamaCare Train Wreck

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NEWS RELEASE ISSUED BY THE OFFICE OF U.S. SENATOR ROY BLUNT (MO.)

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In light of recent news that only 25 percent of Missourians who have selected a plan under ObamaCare are between the ages of 18-34, U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) released the following statement today:

“It’s not surprising that young people in Missouri and across America are running away from the ObamaCare train wreck. Young Americans have suffered immensely under the Obama Economy, and they’re right to have concerns about the cost of the president’s health care law.

“Unfortunately, the administration has long-said this age group is critical to the success of the president’s health care law. As fewer young and healthy people sign up for ObamaCare, that may cause premiums to rise for all patients in the future.

“This law is fundamentally flawed, which is why we need to replace it with common-sense health care solutions that put patients and doctors in charge of care – not Washington bureaucrats.”

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