BREAKING: NBC News has learned the WH intends to delay the deadline requiring every American to buy health insurance by as much as 6 weeks—
NBC Nightly News (@nbcnightlynews) October 23, 2013
If it’s true that the Obama administration will seek to delay the implementation of the individual mandate by as much as six weeks, will some pro-Obamacare Dems accuse the White House of terror tactics?
The White House is gonna delay the deadline for the individual mandate by 6 weeks? What terrorists, arsonists, and shit.—
Harry (@Tark31) October 23, 2013
Remember, when Republicans suggested delaying ObamaCare because the site doesn't work Democrats called that "terrorism" and shut down govt.—
Rep. Steve Stockman (@ReElectStockman) October 22, 2013
Ironically, the White House will likely look for a way to blame the shutdown for the delay.
White House looking to unilaterally delay more of Obamacare? They admit it's broken, why not support bipartisan 1y r delay of mandate tax?—
Rory Cooper (@rorycooper) October 23, 2013
The White House has already delayed the employer mandate by one year.
We will update this story as more information becomes available.
The individual mandate timing has not changed.The deadline for signing up for insurance is March 31. It was true this am. It is true tonight—
Eric Schultz (@Schultz44) October 23, 2013
Here’s an explanation of what’s reportedly being done for now until the plan inevitably shifts again: