The Non-Disposable Razor Category

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POLICY MAKING IN THE FEDEERAL SYSTEM
Introduction (1/2 page)
The role of the US government in public policy is faced with conflicting crosscurrents. This essay shall focus on the ObamaCare, the most recent reform in healthcare. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) promised to provide quality and affordable healthcare for all Americans, whereby even those people with lower incomes would be able to purchase insurance. This plan has many advantages in that it ensures that no American is shut out of healthcare because they cannot afford it. The statute, however, also has disadvantages. Many companies are shying away from taking care of their employees insurance. The “Cadillac tax” that has been introduced in luxurious health plans has made luxurious insurance way too expensive. The ObamaCare has pros and cons, and some people are for it whereas others are against it. Its execution has been postponed more than once and people are even losing faith in it.
About the Obamacare
The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), popularly known as the ObamaCare, was introduced in 2009 and signed into law in 2010 (ObamaCare Facts, 2014). It is meant to make quality healthcare affordable by all Americans. The ObamaCare aims at reducing healthcare spending by enacting provisions that address the issues related to healthcare insurance companies. The healthcare industry in the US is a “private for profit industry” which has been making quality healthcare only available to those who can afford insurance. The healthcare system has been free of imposing change for the longest time. Almost all presidents of the US have proposed healthcare reforms without success.
The ObamaCare seeks to make it possible for more people to afford insurance for better overall healthcare for all US citizens. Before the bill was passed into law, health insurance companies used…...

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