If the democrats hadn’t used scorched earth tactics to get it passed, and if Obama hadn’t been so…
David Cearley

Did you closely follow these deliberations during the lead-up to passage of the ACA? Or, does this represent a Fox News, Talk radio retrospective statement about this entire process? Keep in mind, the ACA was modeled after a Heritage Foundation concept (i.e. conservative) as well as RomneyCare. Your assertion that President Obama failed to listen is not supported by facts.