From a Bloomberg article and other sources:

  • Number of votes in congress to dissolve “obamacare” – 37
  • Dollars that Alabama, Texas, Louisiana and 11 other states will forgo taking from the federal government to pay for Medicaid exapnsion –  $8.4 billion
  • Number of people who would get access to health care through Medicaid and will not in these states as a consequence of the decision – 3.6 million
  • Amount of money that will be paid (by someone, not the federal government) to provide care for these uninsured people – $1 billion
  • Number of congress making stupid statements (in this case – “The federal government’s promise of billions of dollars in the coming years is hollow”) – TNTC

Not from Bloomberg article

  • Number of really funny videos about this problem – 1
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