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Good evening I'm -- there and it has taken years but house Republicans at last find themselves in sync with President Obama.
On his signature health care law.
Yet it's the kind of endorsement the Obama White House would rather live without one that actually prompted a -- threat.
Chief Washington correspondent James Rosen is following the still unfolding action on Capitol Hill joins me now.
-- -- -- good evening house Republicans orchestrated to floor votes for this evening.
The first is meant to enshrined in -- the move announced by the Obama administration earlier this month giving employers across the country with more than fifty workers or one year grace period before they have to offer health insurance plans or face a penalty.
That vote has not yet occurred it is imminent the second vote is meant to extend that relief to individuals.
Giving them another year before they face a mandate to purchase health insurance.
That vote is also in -- -- both are expected to pass the house but even if these bills weren't dead on arrival in the Democrat controlled senate.
The White House have already vowed to veto both of them.
I'm just got to get jerked around this is comparing to me.
Before the votes members of the house ways and means health subcommittee sparred over the delay in the employer mandate.
And -- individuals don't deserve like treatment why did you make season Warren Buffett gets relief from Obama care but.
Joseph six Baghdad's.
Senior treasury official.
The individual responsibility.
How it would be affected and how it.
Might interact if a transition relief was given on the employer.
Reporting provisions -- the other employer requirements.
Consideration of the -- cereal -- -- -- what -- certainly there wasn't just certainly get an -- back.
There's discussion on.
In New York democratic governor Andrew Cuomo announced empire state residents who purchase health insurance on their own next year.
Will according to schedule set by state regulators see their premium slashed in half that most New Yorkers use employer plans did not deter the White House and its allies.
This is despite the fact that New York's health care costs are much higher than national average -- that tangible success.
They have proof that all the doom and -- my colleagues in -- -- -- side.
He's not likely to come to pass it will be a brand new day for millions of Americans.
The Health and Human Services Department is emphasizing.
How much of obamacare remains on schedule but Republican cited numerous component programs that aren't I've never seen an organization.
The pays less attention.
To deadlines in this organization.
As we say we are awaiting this pair of back to back votes on the house floor to start they have not yet started as if in recognition that the image of obamacare could still use a little high level attention the White House announced today.
But the president Brett will discuss this program in a speech -- what -- tomorrow.
-- -- thank you.
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