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Letter: Virginia should opt out of Obamacare provisions

Editor, Gazette-Journal:

Obamacare not only dictates our physical health care but our mental health as well. In "Improvements and Outcomes for individual families" it mandates "Wellness and Prevention programs."

Consider the implications. If you don’t meet their qualifications—which includes home visits to determine Prenatal and Newborn Health - Child Health and Development - Child Cognitive, Social and Physical Development - Parenting Skills - School Readiness and Child Academic Achievement—they might require you to send your children to government schools rather than private or home schooling. In the extreme, it could mean taking your children away from you.

Also Reduction in Crime and Reduction in Domestic Violence, which could lead to your inability to own a gun. Improvement in Family Economic Self-sufficiency dictating how you spend your money and where or how you live. Stress in the Family and on the Job. Your mental stability could be questioned, the so...

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