Obamacare Is Falling Apart Before Our Eyes: ObamaCare Madness, Christmas Edition

Weekly Standard | Published on December 20, 2013

By James C. Capretta

The Obama administration is systematically dismantling Obamacare to avoid the political fallout from staying the course.

The Enduring Myth of the Individual ‘Mandate’

National Review Online | Published on December 11, 2013

By James C. Capretta

The Supreme Court ruled that Congress did not have the authority to make Obamacare enrollment obligatory. It is perfectly legal for citizens to choose not to enroll in an Obamacare insurance plan.

Obamacare’s Troubles Are Far From Over

e21 | Published on December 9, 2013

By James C. Capretta

Obamacare’s defenders are pleased that healthcare.gov is not in total meltdown. But the law’s problems will continue as its provisions collide with practical reality.

Another Broken Promise: Obamacare Is Driving Costs Up, Not Down

The Weekly Standard | Published on November 26, 2013

By James C. Capretta

A recent White House paper contends that Obamacare is slowing cost growth, just as the president promised. But this paper is just as misleading as previous attempts to defend the president’s other discredited promises.

Keeping the Pressure on Obamacare

National Review Online | Published on November 20, 2013

By James C. Capretta

Some are counseling opponents of Obamacare to stand back and wait for the law to collapse. A better approach is to come to the rescue of the law’s victims and in so doing speed the law’s demise.