Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) added to her list of unorthodox statements Saturday evening by telling an Iowa woman that she could rely on charities to provide health care for her son.
The fading presidential candidate felt that this is the direction the country has to go in protecting the uninsured after vowing again to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
“That’s just the way it is,” Bachmann said. “But usually what we have are charitable organizations or hospitals who have enough left over so that they can pick up the cost for the indigent who can’t afford it.”
She added: “Once ‘Obamacare’ is gone, this is what we have to do.“
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