ObamaCare Fix Won’t Stop the Bleeding

President Obama is hoping today’s announcement that he will allow Americans who lost their coverage—despite his pledge—to keep it for another year will stop the bleeding on his signature health-care legislation. With his own party on the brink of a full-scale revolt as millions of Americans come forward to complain about cancelled plans and huge premium hikes, the White House knew he needed to say something to alter a national conversation in which his credibility is shot and his plan has been revealed to be mired in incompetence. But his faltering presentation before the White House press corps and the torturous explanations he offered won’t do much to bolster the country’s confidence in his ability to fix a problem that may be beyond even his considerable powers to solve.

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ObamaCare Fix Won’t Stop the Bleeding

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