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The Gruber Truther Problem

Consumer Power Report #445 What a week this has been for Jonathan Gruber as a deluge of videos has illustrated his many public comments on the deceptions of Obamacare. Here’s an excellent supercut of the various comments from political supporters of Obamacare denying Gruber’s existence and relevance to the creation of Obamacare. Even as a handful of officials admit Gruber’s critical role in Obamacare’s framework and more, some on the left are still trying to deny his various manic and...

The Agony of Jonathan Gruber, Redux

Consumer Power Report #444 As you’ve probably heard by now, Jonathan Gruber, the architect of Obamacare, has stepped in it again – and loudly. Mollie Hemingway responds: “This bill was written in a tortured way to make sure CBO did not score the mandate as taxes. If CBO scored the mandate as taxes, the bill dies.” He explained, “Lack of transparency is a huge political advantage. And basically, you know, call it the ‘stupidity of the American voter’ or whatever, but basically that was really,...

Election Begins an Obamacare Negotiation

Consumer Power Report #443 The 2014 election will have an enormous impact on a number of policy discussions, but in no arena of policy will the impact be felt as thoroughly as Obamacare. With the Senate in Republican hands and more than 30 governorships headed to the GOP – including key pickups or defenses in Florida, Illinois, Kansas, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, and Wisconsin – Obamacare will now face unprecedented opposition and challenges. What shape will those challenges take...

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