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Senate Democrats: Um, Let's "Postpone" Obamacare's Medical Device Tax

Whitebeard Wrote: Dec 12, 2012 10:41 AM
Mark: I think Pelosi's statement ("we have to pass it, so we can see what's in it") is extremely damning. Senators and Congressmen do NOT write legislation (or read legislation others have written). Lobbyists, policy wonks, bureaucrats, etc. are the authors of most legislation. I could be wrong, but I imagine Republicans are just as guilty as Democrats in this regard. OTOH, I have to give the Republicans full credit for not voting for Ocare.

What a pity.  If only someone had demonstrated the foresight to warn against the destructive consequences of Obamacare's medical device tax, they might have helped turn public sentiment sharply against the law prior to passage.  Oh, that's right, conservatives did -- and the American people rose up in opposition.  Now, the very actors who are most responsible for ignoring public demands and jamming through Obamacare are trying to "delay" or repeal a major element of their law, warning that it could stifle medical innovation and kill jobs.  Welcome to the party, guys.  You're about two years too late: