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New Obamacare Problems Surface
COLUMBUS (Chris Vanocur) -- Obamacare may be suffering from a new ailment.
A new day brought more negative headlines -headlines about Americans losing their health coverage and the White House publicly misleading the public about it.
"The promise, that if you like the coverage you can keep it, is one that is just not being kept," said Robert Alt, the president of the Buckeye Institute.
Millions of Americans, those not covered at work or by the government, may soon have their individual health care plans cancelled.
This is reportedly due to regulations prompted by the Affordable Care Act.
In return, these people may find themselves paying much more for new policies.
There are people all across the country who are dreading getting letters from their insurance company, fearing that they're facing potential increases or drops in coverage, Alt said.
The White House disputes these new reports. Representatives said subsidies will be available for many of these people and that their coverage will be broader and better.
However, Alt said he doubts if the administration can still be trusted.
"The promise of Obamacare, the Affordable Care Act, is not coming true, he said. Care, in fact, is not affordable under the act."
An estimated 75 percent of the 14 million people who buy individual health care may have their policies cancelled.