Hating Obamacare In Name Only
The Republican Party’s Obamascare strategy has worked wonders and I applaud the Tea Party’s ability to turn a cynical ploy into an effective political tactic.
And yet, I keep telling people that when you get down to it, people LOVE Obamacare. They just don’t like “Obamacare.”
When healthcare marketplace workers explained Kentucky’s “Kynect” plan at a state fair, “the man is impressed. ‘This beats Obamacare I hope,’ he mutters to one of the workers.”
“This speaks to a point that others, particularly Jonathan Bernstein, have already made: When Americans actually interact with Obamacare, it won’t be called Obamacare at all.