Dem Senator: Maybe We Should Delay Obamacare Until After the Election

If only Republicans had thought of this idea when it was still logistically feasible, say, just before the law’s horrific implementation roll-out. What a novel solution from Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV), who was already on the record in support of an individual mandate delay: “You’re just picking and choosing,” the West Virginia Democrat said of the administration’s decision. “First it’s basically the large employers, then it’s medium groups, then it’s 50 to 100 — medium-sized. Read more […]

Dem Senator: Obamacare May Face ‘Complete Meltdown,’ Give GOP Senate

Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) said on Sunday that Obamacare’s endless problems could create a “complete meltdown” and endanger Democrats’ control of the U.S. Senate. “If it’s so much more expensive than what we anticipated and if the coverage is not as good as what we had, you’ve got a complete meltdown at that time,” Manchin said on CNN’s State of the Union. “If it falls of its own weight, if basically the cost becomes more than we can absorb, absolutely.” The West Virginia Democrat’s comments come Read more […]