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Discouraging Work

Get this: The government is incentivizing people to not work.
So said the head of the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office last week. CBO Director Douglas Elmendorf told lawmakers that millions of workers could either cut back their work hours or opt out of the job market completely because of ObamaCare.
The CBO report says millions of people will opt to keep their income low to stay eligible for federal health-care subsidies or Medicaid - resulting in losses equivalent to 2.3 million full-time jobs by 2021.
But who can blame them?
Working is no fun. I’ve been doing it a ...


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