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SOTU Scoop
November 14th, 2013
05:16 PM ET

SOTU Scoop

By Tracey Webb

Get your daily scoop of what State of the Union is watching today, November 14, 2013.

1. The President's Obamacare fix. Under pressure from Republicans and Democrats over the health care rollout fiasco, President Obama offered his plan to help Americans whose insurance policies are being cancelled because they don't meet the requirements of the Affordable Care Act. The fix allows insurance companies to offer one-year extensions of plans to people who currently purchase them on the individual market. "This fix won't solve every problem for every person. But it's going to help a lot of people," the President said.  "We are going to do everything we can to help the Americans who've received these cancellation notices." It's not clear how much relief the president's proposal will provide because insurers and state insurance commissioners aren't being forced to extend existing plans. Stay tuned.

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