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-- right there the prognosis is not encouraging tonight for the president's Health Care Reform law on several fronts.
We told you last month Democrats have joined Republicans in opposition to one of the -- revenue producers.
This week we learned that a key feature for small businesses.
Is way off schedule.
Chief national correspondent Jim Angle has the story.
Parts of obamacare are starting to fray even before full implementation.
The administration now says specialist -- is designed to make it easier for small businesses provide insurance will be delayed an entire year to 2015.
It was a huge portion of the sell job.
When they passed the law -- 2010.
There is many there are many senators members of congress -- I'm doing this because it's gonna help small businesses -- insurance is more expensive for small businesses analysts now fear.
Might just shot.
And let workers go on the state exchange.
Even if this is a small change of people who are leaving employment based insurance and coming in -- That individual insurance market.
Their costs in their numbers will overwhelm those who are currently uninsured.
Meanwhile 79 senators including several liberal lawmakers recently voted to repeal a new tax in obamacare on medical devices.
Following a similar vote in the house.
The house and the senate -- This is a harmonic convergence that doesn't happen put on this it's happened to cause the adverse consequences to work on me in the quality of health care our sole parent.
The -- ever vote did not become -- the show widespread opposition to the 2.3 percent sales tax on medical devices.
So why did it pass in the first place.
-- they were desperate for money to try and pay for the Affordable Care Act and this and they just didn't think through vertical I think that repealing the device tax would be responsible.
We need the revenue and it's not going to be a job killer.
The theory was that obamacare would insure thirty million more and -- drug makers they get a lot of new customers a stream of new revenue to make up for the tax.
These device manufactures -- for the most part -- going to be getting a large increase in business thanks to.
Health reform thanks Obama care.
But the CEO -- one comedy says that's not true for the 7000 small companies who make a wide range of devices.
Hips knees stats.
And implants even for prostate cancer.
Those widgets tend to be used by people that are elderly she says most people whose body hardware router already on Medicare so obamacare does not provide a new revenue stream.
Only not even in the case of this small company.
That medical device tax is equal to our R&D budget for this year.
A company called cook medical had plans to open another four or five facilities one a year for the next 45 years.
That's -- -- -- off now because of the uncertainty created by this tax.
It's actually even be applied to sutures used on -- because -- sought FDA approval.
It's hard for me not to get -- -- on this one whoever wrote the code -- if you have FDA approval.
You will be taxed.
Expanding the handbag the tax even the pets the president vowed to veto any repeal -- the tax that senator Bayh knows 79 votes in the senate.
Would be more than enough to override any veto Brett.
Jim thank you.
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