Originally Posted by Meck77
What? Condition one simply gives families the same amount of big business time to comply. 1 year.
It's a transparent attempt to kill the bill. They offered to fund government for only 11 weeks in exchange, knowing full well it wouldn't fly.
Now please address the second condition. Why don't the democrats want to be held accountable to the same insurance exchanges as their constituents?
As to your second point, you'll have to ask Democrats, but as it is thrown in with an unacceptable condition, they knew it wouldn't pass.
I personally have no idea why these asshats were allowed an exclusion in the first place. They shouldn't have.