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-- -- every -- red hair and the president's Health Care Reform law turns three tomorrow and for the first time Democrats are joining Republicans in taking a step back.
Tonight chief national correspondent Jim -- sets the stage for Obama -- future by looking at a new reality right now.
A broad bipartisan majority in the senate including 33 Democrats in an independent.
Voted 789 to twenty last night to repeal part of Obama care if it's -- tax on medical devices everything from latex gloves the wheelchairs.
To hip replacements to MRI machines.
This is a bipartisan amendment Mr.
President and this is about innovation and jobs.
Whatever happens to that some one point three trillion and other judges over the next ten years remain in place including a 100 billion dollar tax on insurance premiums.
That will cause the average person 100 dollars a year part of the financing -- what the president sees as his signature policy achievement.
After -- historical.
Health Care Reform is no longer an unmet promise it is the law of the -- Some of those who know the business -- are skeptical.
One of the great misconceptions about obamacare is that just because you have health insurance through the airport get adequate health care.
You'll have access to it.
I think nothing -- be further from the truth because obamacare will play -- to providers including doctors at the same time it's increasing the number of insured by some thirty million.
So patients aren't gonna get those services rendered because doctors won't provide them.
At below market cost Obama care greatly expands the demand for care doesn't know anything about supply.
So anybody who -- in a plan that pays below market is going to have access problem.
Both supporters and critics of the law do agree on one thing its success -- in large part on whether young healthy people sign up for insurance in larger numbers.
The government's gonna have to and -- By those people to make sure they have coverage because that's what really is going -- -- costs for everybody older people who have much higher health care cost.
Are paying -- five to seven times but -- twenty year old is paying for these same.
Health insurance -- But obamacare will change that allowing only a three to wonder -- which you'll drive rates up for younger people substantially higher maybe even double what what they were paying.
Of course that's gonna cause a lot of young people say it isn't worth it I'm gonna go without insurance there's absolutely going to be a premium shock.
For people that are basically younger and healthy here well a lot of that.
Rate shock as folks have to have come to call it is is going to be that if eaten up by the subsidies that they're -- -- receive.
Fine for an individual not having insurance is low 95 dollars a year into any fourteen so -- young be able decided just wait until they get sick.
-- sign up that would be.
Perfectly allowable under the law.
And say could see many millions of people moving in that direction.
That would be perfectly legal to but also lethal for obamacare so to cover every one hand lower -- at the same time.
Much like come on this him thank you -- thanks.
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