All In   |  December 03, 2013

The GOP's latest Obamacare stunt

California Republicans are trying to undermine the state's health exchange by coming up website pranking their own constituents. 

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>>> good evening from new york, i'm chris hayes . today the president was out officially selling obama care for the first time since the relaunch of healthcare.gov and he was defiant in the face of his critics.

>> some are rooting for this law to fail. i will work with anybody to implement an approve this law effectively. if you have good ideas, bring them to me. let's go. but we're not repealing it as long as i'm president. i want everybody to know that.

>> across the country in california , state republicans stooped to a new low to sabotage the law.

>>> it's called cover california , and the administrators say it could set the stage for the rest of the country.

>> on the left coast , the launch of the state exchange covered california wents pretty well. it reports it is signing up 2,700 people a day. that's good news for golden staters who need health insurance . bad news for republicans who are determined to undermine the affordable care act . enter connie conway. it is billed as a california resource guide and it looks like any generic health care website. it has something for everyone, if you're uninsured you can click through the ie don't have health insurance icon to find a page dominated by a calculator with the penalties imposed for not buying insurance. if you're young you can read that young adults will end up paying for much of federal health care reform by subsidizing the cost of sicker people. if you're a senior, you will find in the the handy faq accident that medicare provider wills see cuts in the next decade and it could result in the exodus of doctors from the medicare system. it looks official, but it isn't. the real california state exchange website is coveredca.com. in fact you have to scroll all the way to the bottom to find out that coveringca.com is brought to you not by the official exchange, but by the assembly caucus. the reason republicans have been reduced to online tricks is the state demonstrated what government looks like when government obstruction can't function the mechanics of governance.

>> the challenges with the obama care role out continue, california is making headway.

>> since october 1st , about 80,000 people have enrolled in private insurance through the state's exchange. meanwhile, california republicans have been reduced to creating prank websites to prey upon their own constituents desperately seeks out information about health insurance .