Tennessee state lawmakers have decided to step up and take on Obamacare in the Volunteer State.
The U.S. House of Representatives tried to defund the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act several times last year, and we’ve seen various congressional moves to repeal it. But in the current political climate, there is no way to stop implementation of Obamacare through action in Washington D.C.
In the meantime, the federal bureaucracy continues to move full speed ahead implementing President Obama’s signature legislation. The disastrous rollout, including a the website meltdown and millions of Americans losing insurance they wanted to keep, raised Americans’ skepticism, but it has not slowed the administration’s relentless push to intertwine the Affordable Care Act into the fabric of American life.