- Next year’s enrollment period for Obamacare has
postponed until after the November 2014 elections. California
has decided to
ignore President Obama’s “fix” allowing insurance companies to
extend coverage banned under Obamacare through next year. Oregon’s
beleaguered state insurance exchange is
adding fax lines to deal with incoming paper applications.
- News agencies are
complaining that the White House is limiting access to the
president for photographers, choosing to distribute its own
carefully selected photos instead. A group of liberal journalists,
meanwhile, had an off-the-record sit down with the president,
reportedly to talk about Obamacare.
- Democrat Tom Harkin
suggests the Senate should alter the rules on the filibustering
of legislation next.
- A clandestine unit of the FBI
helps the NSA to spy on Americans.
- A federal appeals court
decided not to overturn a ruling suspending stop and frisk in
New York City.
- CBS is
apparently ordering video clips of Walter Cronkite’s
announcement that John F. Kennedy was shot be taken down over
copyright violations. A photo engineer who analyzed the Zapruder
film, which caught the Kennedy assassination, is
tired of the conspiracy theories surrounding it, and says the
CIA should have never treated the film as top secret to begin with.
That footage was captured 50 years ago today.
- Joe Biden
borrowed ten dollars from an aide to buy lunch for his weekly
meeting with the president.
- Two firms are
planning to launch prospecting missions to passing asteroids in
the next three years.
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from Hit & Run http://reason.com/blog/2013/11/22/2014-obamacare-enrollment-postponed-unti