Gruber on congressional hot seat today

Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber has a date with a congressional committee today, where he will apologize for calling the American people stupid and lying to the public about what was in the Affordable Care Act. Sorry, Jonny...apology not accepted. Fox News: Jonathan Gruber's appearance before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee also marks one of Rep. Darrell Issa's last, high-profile shots at the health care law before he hands over his chairmanship next year.  Issa, R-Calif. -- who has led the committee through controversial probes of the Benghazi attacks, the IRS scandal and more -- will lead the questioning of former health adviser Gruber on Tuesday. Gruber, an MIT economist, recently apologized for saying Americans' "stupidity" was vital to passing the health law in 2010. Lawmakers also have obtained videos that show Gruber saying the act was written in a “very tortured way.”  Issa told Reuters the...(Read Full Post)