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In the Crossfire: Diagnosing Obamacare
October 28th, 2013
05:32 PM ET

In the Crossfire: Diagnosing Obamacare

The Obamacare website has been mired in a constant stream of bad headlines. After it crashed on Sunday, a federal official reports the site is now up and running. Should President Obama have been more prepared for the problems?

In The Crossfire: S.E. Cupp and former Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer, our first Crossfire guest host. They’ll be joined by Ron Pollack of Families USA and Grace-Marie Turner of Galen Institute to debate Obamacare.

Pollack supports Obamacare, while Turner thinks its wrong for America.

Pollack Turner

We want you to weigh in. In 5 years, how will Obamacare be viewed? Vote by tweeting with the words Success or Failure using #Crossfire, or comment on our Facebook post. View results below or through our Poptip results page if you are on a mobile device.

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Upgrade Obamacare? Dean and Chocola debate in the Crossfire
October 23rd, 2013
05:54 PM ET

Upgrade Obamacare? Dean and Chocola debate in the Crossfire

President Obama wants you to sign up for health insurance, but some people still aren't buying.

As technical issues continue to plague the sign-up process, health insurance executives met with White House officials to address the problems.

Former Vermont Governor Howard Dean and Former Rep. Chris Chocola of Indiana join Newt Gingrich and Van Jones in the Crossfire at 6:30pm ET Wednesday to debate Obamacare and whether or not there is a "plan B."

Dean, a medical doctor and former head of the Democratic party, supports Obamacare. Chocola, the president of conservative group Club for Growth, is critical of the law.

We want you to weigh in: Is it okay for the White House to host insurance executives behind closed doors?

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Filed under: Fireback • Health care • Howard Dean • In the Crossfire
October 23rd, 2013
11:32 AM ET

Who is to blame for Obamacare failures?

Reason Magazine editor Nick Gillespie talks with Crossfire hosts S.E. Cupp and Van Jones about who is responsible for the Obamacare website issues.

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Filed under: Debates • Health care • Nick Gillespie • S.E. Cupp • Tom Perriello • Van Jones
In the Crossfire: Obamacare damage control
October 22nd, 2013
05:50 PM ET

In the Crossfire: Obamacare damage control

We've heard all about what's gone wrong, but can we trust the team that rolled-out Obamacare's website to fix its problems now?

Former Rep. Tom Perriello, the president of the Center of American Progress and Editor-in-chief of "Reason" magazine Nick Gillespie join Van Jones and S.E. Cupp to discuss Obamacare damage control.

With Republican calls for Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to step down over the troubled rollout, we want you to weigh in: Do you think Secretary Sebelius should resign over the Obamacare website problems? Reply now with Yes or No using #Crossfire.

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Filed under: Fireback • Health care • In the Crossfire
October 22nd, 2013
11:10 AM ET

Did Obamacare response help or harm GOP?

Anne Filipic of Enroll America, Rep. Andy Harris (R-MD), and "Crossfire" hosts Newt Gingrich and Stephanie Cutter debate the response to Obamacare registration difficulties.

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Filed under: Andy Harris • Anne Filipic • Health care • Newt Gingrich • Stephanie Cutter
In the Crossfire: Obamacare sign up fiasco
October 21st, 2013
05:57 PM ET

In the Crossfire: Obamacare sign up fiasco

President Obama says there's no "sugarcoating" the problems with HealthCare.gov, and added that tech industry experts were being brought in to help workers to resolve the website issues.

Anne Filipic of Enroll America, an organization that promotes Obamacare insurance sign ups, and Rep. Andy Harris (R-MD), who is also a medical doctor, join Newt Gingrich and Stephanie Cutter in the Crossfire to discuss who's to blame and what should be done.

Filipic Harris

What do you think? Should the requirement to purchase health insurance be delayed due to the Obamacare website failures?

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October 18th, 2013
10:43 AM ET

Jones: There's something about Cruz I admire

Crossfire host Van Jones compares Sen. Ted Cruz to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., saying Cruz needs to "own" his shutdown.

Delay Obamacare because of website?


Rep. Luke Messer argues the Obamacare individual mandate should be delayed because of website glitches.

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Filed under: Debates • economy • Health care • Luke Messer • S.E. Cupp • Steve Horsford • Van Jones
October 10th, 2013
10:27 PM ET

Ted Cruz says he’s for health care reform, just not Obamacare

Washington (CNN) – Sen. Ted Cruz really does want healthcare reform, just not Obamacare, the Texas Republican said Thursday night.
The conservative firebrand and self-made arch-foe of the Affordable Care Act was on CNN’s “Crossfire” to defend the tactics he proposed that helped drive the United States to a government shutdown.

And those tactics seem to be working by Cruz’s standards.

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