Everybody Loves (Parts of) Obamacare


Ron Brownstein is surprised:

This is pretty much what I’d expect. After all, it’s people aged 50-64 who mostly have pre-existing conditions.

This remains the Achilles’ heel of the repeal movement. Once you’ve agreed to keep Obamacare’s pre-existing conditions policy, the rest of Obamacare—or something pretty similar—is inevitable. This is why the repeal-and-replace movement is having such a tough time.