Obamacare

Obamacare's Worst-Case Scenarios
October 28, 2013

Administration officials are saying that healthcare.gov will be “functioning smoothly” by the end of November.

Obamacare Rate Shock and Premium Joy: Now It's Real
October 28, 2013

The conversation about Obamacare shifted a bit over the weekend. Nobody has forgotten about the technical problems with healthcare.gov.

HHS Sets November Timetable for Healthcare.Gov
October 25, 2013

The Obama Administration has spent a lot of time downplaying the problems with healthcare.gov. It hasn’t spent a lot of time talking about the real problems, how extensive they are, or by when it plans to fix them.

Why Liberals Should Fuss About Obamacare
October 25, 2013

Sorting out the commentary on Obamacare is a lot less important than sorting out Obamacare.

Another Problem With Republican Obstructionism: You Can't Fire Incompetents
October 25, 2013

Ever since the disastrous launch of the federal Obamacare website, conservatives have been calling for the head of Kathleen Sebelius, the secretary of Health and Human Services.  Representative Bill Johnson, Republican of Ohio, answered "absolutely"

The Latest GOP Attack on Obamacare: It's a Scam
October 24, 2013

One issue that came up in Thursday’s House hearings on healthcare.gov is the government’s decision, in the middle of September, to require that people create new accounts before browsing insurance plans.

The New Deal's Debut Wasn't Smooth Sailing, Either
But historian Michael Hiltzik says Obama could've learned a few lessons from FDR
October 24, 2013

Alf Landon has been largely forgotten by history, but conservatives today ought to refresh their memories.

A Chart That Will Help Dispel Your Obamacare Hysteria
October 23, 2013

The Obamacare online saga may be reaching the phase where media and political hysteria is out of proportion to the actual problem. A case in point is the controversy over enrollment numbers.

Here's Who Obama Should Hire to Fix the Obamacare Site: Mitt Romney
(The old Mitt Romney, that is.)
October 22, 2013

In an alternative universe—the one where the GOP hadn't gone totally nuts—it would be an easy choice.

Obamacare Gets a Bright Spot in a Very Bad Week
October 22, 2013

In the spring of 2012, while reporting a piece on the political landscape in Ohio, I spent several hours on two successive afternoons tagging along with canvassers from Working America, the AFL-CIO affiliate that tries to mobilize people who don’t ha

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