Today, The Detroit News Reports That Michigan Employers And Workers Face Increased Costs As A Result Of ObamaCare. “Health care costs are expected to rise in 2014 for many workers, including those at one Royal Oak company, because of new, obscure federal fees and taxes imposed on insurers and employers.
Take a look at five important news stories that got buried over the weekend, including a Covered California coverup, more high speed fail, good news in the SD Mayor's race, a Califorina doctors' mutiny over Obamacare, and the feel-good video you'll talk about all day long.
A New Poll From Democratic Polling Firm Public Policy Polling (PPP) Confirms That Sen. Mark Udall’s (D-CO) Approval Ratings Have Dropped Precipitously and Udall Is Now Underwater, With 40 Percent Of Coloradans Approving Of His Job Performance To 41 Percent Who Disapprove. (Public Policy Polling Poll, 928 V, MoE 3.2%, 12/3-4/13)
Jay Carney: “It’s Also Important To Note, Jim, That Even Though We’ve Had These Issues, People Are Signing Up. And That’s Both In The State Exchanges — Some Of Which Have Reported A Great Deal Of Success — And In The Exchanges Run At The Federal Level. And Those Individuals Are What This Is All About.” (White House Press Secretary Jay Carney,Press Briefing, Washington, D.C., 10/22/13)
LAST NIGHT, OBAMA SAID HE EXPECTS HIS STAFF TO BRING HIM THE “BAD NEWS” BUT OBAMA HAS REPEATEDLY BEEN THE LAST ONE TO KNOW
Obama: “I Have An Open Door Policy Where I Want People To Be Bringing Me Bad News On Time So That We Can Fix Things.” OBAMA: “Number two, is I have an open door policy where I want people to be bringing me bad news on time so that we can fix things.” (MSNBC’s “Hardball With Chris Matthews,” 12/5/13)