A better name for the GOP’s ‘Keep Your Plan’ legislation would be ‘keep your plan that does not work’. Individual rights are one thing, sticking with what does not work just to say it is your right, is quite another. It is funny how the right to choose depends on what you are fighting for, or against.
Obamacare opponents, learning from past battles, are revising their tactics and turning their focus to a push to let people keep their current health insurance.
The House may pass such a proposal in the next few weeks, with the leadership team eying House Energy and Commerce Committee chairman Fred Upton’s bill as its likely vehicle. But for a parallel push by Senator Ron Johnson and freshman Representative Ron DeSantis, the House vote is secondary.