ObamaCare already destroying Medicare?
Peter Johnson Jr. weighs in
- Duration 3:03
- Date May 4, 2012
Peter Johnson Jr. weighs in
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Confidence that the Supreme Court.
Will not take what would be an unprecedented.
Step of overturning.
A law that was passed.
A strong majority.
-- democratically elected congress.
Remember that President Obama just a month ago challenging the Supreme Court to uphold his health care law well the Obama administration has done it again.
This time reportedly telling the High Court that overturning the law will also lead to major disruptions.
For us right now with more -- Fox News legal analyst Peter Johnson Jeter -- Happy Friday when she had better news and -- -- latest distortions scam whether it's going on terms of vote.
Obama kid does this mean now this is -- that somehow listen if the Supreme Court throws this.
You Medicare is really going to be affected the truth is and let's talk Melanie Andy Griffith said any revision number in those commercials and I love immigrant has said.
Boom the new health care law it's gonna be so good right good for all of us on Medicare it's not you know -- In New York State 700000.
People who are so called do rules mean -- elderly -- they're disabled in their poor.
Will be shifted to Medicaid.
One point one million people.
That here in the same category will be shifted to Medicaid from Medicare in the state of California so people around the country.
Who anticipated a lot of the good effects of Medicare which is being cut 500 billion dollars and -- to Begin with right are going to be shifted into Medicaid.
What's the problem -- that.
Have you tried to find a doctor it's him on Medicaid the reimbursement rates are lower there were fewer doctors that are subscribed.
I've represented a bunch of people.
Poor sick people.
They're trying to find medical care and they say well I'm on Medicaid.
I need this operation in here in New York City the -- gallery around.
To find a hospital and define the surgeon that will do the operation that they need so were putting millions of people.
Into the Medicaid system that anticipated they would be part right and Medicare.
System for their whole lives are just real quickly -- -- like the administration is playing the fear card and -- you know if they blow that up you're going to be in trouble of fear card is here obamacare is shifting.
Millions of people from Medicare.
Tim Medicaid they're saying all we don't know we're gonna do you know I don't know what they're gonna do.
Because they have no contingency plans that's right and that's the outraged on this Friday that they're not planning for some contingency based upon what the Supreme Court.
Might do let's have some plans in place obviously tour -- it's gonna go Ford -- that scare people but let's understand what we already have.
Under this scheme.
Sure thank you very much to explain it okay because a lot of people -- know what's going on yes.
Peter -- well.