Dan Pfeiffer: If your plan hasn’t been changed or canceled, you can keep it
Obama adviser Dan Pfeiffer went on “This Week” to tell America that if you like your health insurance you can keep it … but only if it is hasn’t been changed, downgraded, or canceled. If.
Let’s talk about [President Obama’s] promise for a second. If the president didn’t intend to keep this promise why would he have gone out of his way to put a provision in the law [that] specifically says that if you have a plan before Obamacare passed you can keep that plan? Now if your plan has been downgraded or canceled, you can’t.
and 5% [Americans in the individual market], if you had your plan and it hasn’t been changed or canceled, you can keep it.
Here’s the video (starting at about 2:05):
In other words, as Sen. Max Baucus might say, if you like your plan you can “pretty much” keep it.