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The law is such an inconvenient thing: The Obama administration has delayed next year’s enrollment deadline under Obamacare.
Some of the buzz about this delay is that it pushes it to after the elections. This isn’t significant, and might even be worse for the Democrats, as everyone will still find out about the higher premiums just before the election. What is significant is how nonchalant this administration is about rewriting legislation without going through Congress. I thought Obamacare was the “law of the land” and that the Republicans were terrorists, racists, and bomb-throwers for suggesting changes during the government shutdown debate in October. Yet, Obama and the Democrats see nothing wrong with his administration rewriting laws at his whim, without getting the law changed by Congress.
In other words, the Republicans were not only right about the disaster that is Obamacare, they have been trying to fix it the correct and legal way.