College Student Denied Meds Due to Gender Glitch on Obamacare Website

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The Un-Affordable Care Act, the train wreck that keeps on coming.

Imagine signing up for Obamacare only to find yourself denied much needed medications because you were listed under the wrong gender.

Then imagine spending weeks trying to straighten out a mess not of your making.

That is the case of Marion, SC college student Shelby Higdon who although she checked the box marked “female” when registering for Obamacare found herself registered as a man.


… She and her mom have called the insurance company and government multiple times. ‘I’ve called probably about 8 times,’ says Shelby’s mother Kris Hitt Higdon. Each time they say it’s been fixed. But, when they call the insurance company they get the same response. ‘They couldn’t fix it because they didn’t have the form or the authority to fix it because they hadn’t got the information from the healthcare website to do…

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Author: AKA John Galt

A small business owner, a tea party organizer, a son, father and husband who is not willing to sell out the future lives of his children.

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