Joe Wilson Vindicated: Proof Obama Lied About Obamacare Not Covering Illegal Aliens

More Hyscience Aug 15, 2011, 2:58 pm

South Carolina Representative Joe Wilson was criticized and attacked by the left and it’s accomplices in the mainstream media when he called out “You Lie!” when Obama claimed in his 2009 state of the union address that his Obamacare plan would never go to care for illegal aliens? Well, it turns out Wilson was right. Obama did lie, as evidenced by his latest move to have Obamacare benefit illegals just like Wilson said it would.

According to CNSNews.com (via Warner Todd Huston), last week the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced that it was funneling Obamacare funds to 67 community health centers where the money would be used for migrant farm workers. HHS also admitted that the immigration status of those farm workers would not be ascertained before free care was given – which makes it clear that illegal aliens would be given Obamacare funding (emphasis mine):

… “approximately $8.5 million will be used by 25 New Access Point awardees to target services to migrant and seasonal farm workers,” Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Spokeswoman Judy Andrews told CNSNews.com. HRSA is a part of HHS.

grant recipients will not check the immigration status of people seeking services.

“Health centers do not, as a matter of routine practice, ask about or collect data on citizenship or other matters not related to the treatment needs of the patients seeking health services at the center,” Andrews said.

Further, the grant recipients are required to serve “all residents” who walk through their doors.

“The Program’s authorizing statute does not affirmatively address immigration status,” said Andrews

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