We knew that this would happen eventually. It was only a matter of time. There was only so long that the Democrats could go without starting to turn on the monstrosity that has become Obamacare. Six United States Senators - Mark Warner (D-VA), Mark Begich (D-AK), Mary Landrieu (D-LA), Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND), Joe Manchin (D-WV), and Angus Kin (I-ME) - have now called for major changes to fix Obamacare.
After more than 6 million Americans had their health insurance plans cancelled, several Democrats are now calling for the creation of new "bronze" plans that would essentially make legal the 6 million health insurance plans that the President made illegal. The Senators also want to abolish the employer mandate for employers with less than 100 employees.
The reality is that we are in an election year and all of these Senators are scared. Even the administration has acknowledged the need to strip down the law as much as possible because of all of the disastrous side effects. The administration is extending every deadline possible. They can't figure out which parts of the law they want to enforce and which ones they don't. It’s become an absolute disaster. [more...]