Millions of Californians who contact the state’s new health exchange to buy insurance will be given the opportunity to register to vote, too, a move that some Republicans fear could benefit Democrats. Secretary of State Debra Bowen made California the first state to designate its health exchange as a voter registration agency Wednesday but others are expected to follow suit, said Shannan Velayas, Bowen’s spokeswoman.”This is about making sure that all eligible Californians are offered the chance to register to vote,” Velayas said Thursday. The Obama administration granted a whopping $910 million to California to set up its insurance exchange,” IBD said. “That money is not for bandages, surgery, nurses and doctors to care for the sick. Nor is it for insurance plans, though $910 million could buy generous coverage for at least 113,000 people!”The money will be used to register Democratic voters in California — new Democratic voters. New health care exchanges to get your mind right..
California Health Care Exchange To Be Massive Get Out The Vote Center Making Sure You Get It Right