The most transparently hypocritical administration in history

One of the major reasons that Obamacare has gotten off to such a miserable start is that rules that should have been written years ago were delayed until after the 2012 election to avoid controversy. Other rules affecting the environment and worker safety were also delayed for political reasons. That's the conclusion reached by the Washington Post, who interviewed several former administration officials who confirmed the political nature of the delays. The White House systematically delayed enacting a series of rules on the environment, worker safety and health care to prevent them from becoming points of contention before the 2012 election, according to documents and interviews with current and former administration officials. Some agency officials were instructed to hold off submitting proposals to the White House for up to a year to ensure that they would not be issued before voters went to the polls, the current and former officials said. The delays meant that rules...(Read Full Post)