President On Obamacare: “We Messed It Up”


obama-phoneThe clock is ticking toward a Monday deadline to enroll in Obamacare, and the White House has approved another round of changes to get more people into the program.

The last-minute changes to the Affordable Care Act would offer yet another new option to get people to sign up, and Friday afternoon President Barack Obama frankly admitted that the rollout may be one of his biggest mistakes, CBS 2’s Marcia Kramer reported.

“Obviously, we [messed] it up,” Obama said.

He offered an admission of culpability and then a pledge to do more to retool his universally panned affordable health care law known as Obamacare.

“I’m going to be making appropriate adjustments once we get though this year,” Obama said.

The deadline for signing up for Obamacare looms large on Monday and the White House has approved several last-minute changes that would spare some people from being fined if they don’t sign up and to allow others to sign up for catastrophic care. Read more at CBS NY.

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