Stephanie Miller of Sandusky Ohio cries on the shoulder of U.S. President Barack Obama at a campaign event at Washington Park in Sandusky, Ohio July 5, 2012. Miller’s sister died of cancer and said that Obama’s healthcare plan would have given her better treatment options.
A sobbing woman in Ohio thanked Barack Obama today for his record tax on American workers.
An emotional Ohio voter personally thanked President Obama for passing a health care overhaul, relating the story of her late sister’s battle with cancer.
After Obama’s speech in Sandusky, he encountered a sobbing Stephanie Miller, who later told reporters about her encounter with Obama.
“I thanked him for the getting the Affordable Health Act passed,” Miller said, referring to the health care overhaul the Supreme Court upheld last week.
Miller said her sister passed away from colon cancer four years ago — partly because she could not purchase health insurance.
“Even after she was diagnosed with cancer, she was told her income was too high for Medicaid,” Miller said.
Americans see more harm than good in healthcare law.
UPDATE: Stephanie is Barack Obama’s number one fan in Sandusky.
Yes. Her Twitter handle is Obama’s Best Fan.
Gee, do you think she was a plant?
UPDATE: Stephanie is not just “Obama’s Best Fan” – she’s hateful.