Individual Mandate
Feb 2018

Tax reform?

Dec 2017

It won’t be enough.

“I will cast my vote in support of the Senate tax reform bill.”

Nov 2017

“Though not perfect, this bill will deliver much-needed reform to our tax code…”

“Repealing the individual mandate simply restores to people the freedom to choose.”

“one should not assume this is a precondition for my support for the tax bill.”

The definition of insanity is ….

“We’re optimistic that inserting the individual mandate repeal would be helpful.”

Jul 2017

“…nearly three-fourths of the CBO’s estimate of the coverage difference between the GOP bills and Obamacare in 2026.”

“…stopping the I.R.S. from implementing the harmful individual mandate helps provide relief for the families suffering under Obamacare.”

Feb 2017

Not even a strongly worded letter?

Dec 2016

“You can’t afford them, because the costs would be so astronomical.”

Nov 2016

“It’s baloney — not worth it.”

Oct 2016

We’re going to make some tweaks to this otherwise wonderful program

Having one very expensive choice is not a competitive market

Jan 2016
Dec 2015

part-time nation

Feb 2015


May 2014


Feb 2014

Because they’re more like… guidelines than actual rules.

Dec 2013

Time to try another delay in the individual mandate?

Ed Morrissey Dec 24, 2013 10:01 AM

“It’s going to be a glorious thing.”

“It falls under its own weight if the cost becomes more than we can absorb.”


Oct 2013

Broken promises.

Plus, no pilot program to test before launch?

“Given the existing problems with the website, I urge you to consider extending open enrollment beyond the current end date of March 31, 2014.”

“You can’t really charge people a fine for not getting health insurance if don’t fix this mess.”


WH warned for months of ObamaCare exchange debacle

Ed Morrissey Oct 09, 2013 8:01 AM

Hotel California?

Video: Stewart rips Sebelius over ObamaCare

Ed Morrissey Oct 08, 2013 8:41 AM

“Then I think, well, maybe she’s just lying to me.”

Sep 2013

“There’s no way I could not vote for it.”

Jul 2013

United front? Er…


Jan 2013

Sweet new ObamaCare revision: Mandate, plus?

Erika Johnsen Jan 14, 2013 5:11 PM

I fear you are underestimating the sneakiness.

Jul 2012

“That’s exactly what’s included as part of my health care plan.”

Quotes of the day

Allahpundit Jul 05, 2012 10:24 PM

Here to stay?

“It never referred to it as a tax.”

“The Supreme Court has spoken.”