Obama Softens Keep-your-insurance Promise After Political Hardship

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October 31, 2013 AT 11:17 AM
News outlets dive into the hit President Barack Obama is taking over his oft-repeated line about the health law that if you like the health insurance you have, you can keep it -- a quote that turned out to be untrue for thousands getting cancellation notices from their insurance companies. Obama walked back his promise Wednesday, saying those people can expect better coverage than that they previously had and blamed the cancellations on "bad apple" insurance companies.