Jindal: Delay Obamacare to Cancel Sequestration
7:47 AM, Feb 25, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
On Meet the Press, Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal said that President Obama should delay Obamacare to cancel sequestration:
"But the president needs to step up to the plate and say to Congress, here’s how you cut 85 billion dollars. I’ve got an idea for them," said Jindal.
"Right," the host interrupted. "But he-- but he has-- he has said it, just Congress doesn’t want to raise-- doesn’t want to raise the revenues."
Jindal continued, "Just delay the Medicaid expansions, delay the health care exchanges so they can work with states on waivers, on flexibility. You could save tens of billions of dollars there by-- and you’re not even cutting a program that’s started yet, just delay for a few years."