ObamaCare Denial Bigger Than Tech Surge

President Obama was expected to address the problems undermining the rollout of his signature health-care legislation today. But instead of a sober analysis of the problems and a plan for how they will be addressed, the president delivered yet another campaign speech extolling the virtues of his plan and denigrating its critics. Though he was forced to admit that there have been problems in the rollout of the scheme, a speech that was supposed to address them forthrightly turned into an infomercial for ObamaCare. Sounding at times more like a television pitchman for kitchen utensils than the leader of the free world, Obama promised that we would “save money” and get a “good deal” if only more of us called the 1-800 number and purchased the “good product” he was offering us out of the goodness of his heart. Rather than restoring confidence in a dysfunctional program, the president made it clear again that despite the “glitches” and “kinks” that have turned the Affordable Care Act’s debut into a nightmare for Democrats, he seemed like a man who was still in denial about this fact, not a leader who was prepared to honestly evaluate what has gone wrong.

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