Forcing Obama's hand

Representative Fred Upton (R, MI) has introduced a bill in the House of Representatives that would allow individuals to keep their insurance policies. "I introduced legislation earlier this week, that we hope to have on the floor soon, co-sponsored by more than 50 folks, that says if you had a plan, you will be grandfathered, Upton said. "We'll keep the president's pledge." Senator Mary Landrieu, the Democrat from Louisiana, has introduced a bill called the "Keeping the Affordable Care Act Promise Act." "When we passed the Affordable Care Act, we did so with the intention that if you liked your health plan, you could keep it. A promise was made and this legislation will ensure that this promise is kept," Senator Landrieu said. Remarkably, these are essentially laws to force Obama to keep his promise. And who could be opposed?  Harry Reid for starters and an untold number of Democratic Senators. But these are much different circumstances than the Cruz defunding...(Read Full Post)