Republicans to Obama: Delay individual mandate
August 17th, 2013
06:01 AM ET
1 year ago

Republicans to Obama: Delay individual mandate

(CNN) - Rep. Shelley Moore Capito, R-West Virginia, called on the president Saturday to delay the individual mandate in the health care law that requires Americans to obtain insurance or face a penalty.

The GOP-controlled House passed a bill this summer urging the administration to do so, but the bill has no future in the Democratic-controlled Senate.
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Filed under: Health care • Shelley Moore Capito
Obama says Republicans want to 'confuse people'
August 17th, 2013
06:00 AM ET
1 year ago

Obama says Republicans want to 'confuse people'

(CNN) - President Barack Obama continued to promote his signature health care reform on Saturday and argued Republicans are trying to "confuse people" about the law.

His comments come as some GOP members in Congress have called for an effort to defund Obamacare in an upcoming budget deadline.
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Filed under: Health care • President Obama