|The title of the New York Times article only tells part of the story: "Obama in Bind Trying to Keep Health Law Vow."
The truth is, the credibility (such as it was) of the entire old media establishment is on the line in the Obamacare meltdown. Let's review the slavishly biased coverage newspapers such as the New York Times gave Obamacare's 2010 passage. Gems like this: "Obama Signs Health Care Overhaul Bill, With a Flourish."
They chanted “Nancy! Nancy! Nancy!” as the House speaker, Nancy Pelosi
, who had kept her skittish caucus together, entered the East Room. They posed for pictures in front of the president’s podium as they waited for Mr. Obama to arrive. When he did, accompanied by Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr.
, the audience broke into his standard call-and-response campaign chant: “Fired Up! Ready to go!
So why aren't the editors at the Gray Lady in a bind, too? If they weren't so ideologically committed to the president, they would have foreseen much of what is happening now with policy cancellations, premium hikes, doctors retiring early, and every other health care horror that is afoot because of the A.C.A.