Scam artists are taking advantage of new health care law, Obama administration warns
Scam artists are taking advantage of the new health insurance law to peddle phony policies.
Health and Human Services Sec. Kathleen Sebelius said Tuesday she is warning state officials about a proliferation of scams involving phony health insurance policies. Federal investigators are also on the lookout.
Some of the hustlers are going door to door claiming there's a limited open-enrollment period to buy health insurance now. But the big expansion of coverage won't come for another four years, and door-to-door salespeople are unlikely to be part of the plan then.
Of course, it goes without saying that the Government's finances are well beyond reproach, and are guaranteed to return 1000% on all investments.
Anyone who trusts Washington, D.C. to solve their problems deserves exactly what's coming to 'em.
If only there were a way to shield the rest of us from the results of their collective irresponsibility...