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One of the main architects defects on Obamacare?

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Now, that's news. One of the Democratic Party's leading experts on health care wants his state to dump the individual mandate that is among ObamaCare's core features. The U-turn is especially notable because Mr. Wyden once championed an individual mandate in the bill he sponsored with Utah Republican Bob Bennett. We have differences with Wyden-Bennett, but it was far better than ObamaCare and would have changed incentives by offering more choices to individuals and spurring competition among providers and insurers.

 
tnmomofive

Asked by tnmomofive at 9:03 AM on Sep. 6, 2010 in Politics & Current Events

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  • Funny thing about writing bills, have to write ones your constituents actually agree with to get re-elected. Pity he didn't figure that out a year or so sooner.
    NotPanicking

    Answer by NotPanicking at 9:45 AM on Sep. 6, 2010

  • Nobody wants to stay on a sinking ship.
    Carpy

    Answer by Carpy at 9:24 AM on Sep. 6, 2010

  • Well, I don't think too highly of him denying involvement, but I would love to see the states start to go against Obamacare, maybe then we won't have to be bailing out the insurance companies in 5 years.
    scout_mom

    Answer by scout_mom at 9:25 AM on Sep. 6, 2010

  • http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704206804575467592717163602.html


    Wyden was one of the main architects for the Health care, and now that he may loose his Senate Seat, he is defecting. Denies he had anything to do with it, the little weasel..

    tnmomofive

    Comment by tnmomofive (original poster) at 9:04 AM on Sep. 6, 2010

  • Exactly NP..I thpought politicians were smater than that :shrugs:
    tnmomofive

    Comment by tnmomofive (original poster) at 9:49 AM on Sep. 6, 2010

  • LoriKeet

    Answer by LoriKeet at 6:55 PM on Sep. 6, 2010

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