U.S. insurance companies are giving the stink-eye to President Barack Obama’s latest Obamacare fix, likely dooming it to failure.

The companies’ hostility is important because the president is trying to prevent swing-state Democratic politicians from fleeing his Obamacare project amid rising anger from middle-class, politically influential swing voters.

If they flee, the GOP gets a chance to rollback the Democrats’ power grab by pushing some free-market rules back into the health-care sector.

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