He continues to believe that the individual mandate is a good idea, despite the fact that the “free-rider” problem is a myth. His effort to make a distinction between Romneycare and Obamacare was not persuasive: If anything, he convincingly made the opposite case, that Romneycare and Obamacare are based on the same fundamental concept.
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How fun would that make the debates, eh? The GOP nominee trying to out-Obama on Obamacare. No thanks.
Allahpundit offers a possibly explanation:
He won’t be able to hide from RomneyCare even if he begs for forgiveness, so why bother? Better to stand firm and at least try to undo the perception that he’ll say anything to get elected.
You’re right on the latter. Romney already proved that with abortion!