This just in... Administration Extends Deadline for Obamacare Sign-Up Through Christmas for most Americans to be able to qualify for ObamaCare insurance on Jan. 1, but a series of administration fixes and delays is turning the milestone into a day that for many Americans will underscore the uncertainty about the future of the law.
The original plan was straightforward and extremely simple. Any American who enrolled in ObamaCare by Dec. 23 and paid in full would be able to have insurance when the coverage kicks in New Year’s Day.
Following a disastrous October 1st start for the federal website and several state-run sites followed by glitches and crashes, not to mention incorrect information. ll of this sent President Obama and other top administration officials scrambling to change the law in hopes of bolstering enrollment numbers.
Congress is doing what it does best, which is nothing much. The country waits, wondering what's next?