The irony is so rich it's giving my teeth cavities just reading about it. It couldn't have happened to a more deserving person. The only real tragedy here is the poor child, who will now have to suffer, possibly grievously suffer, for the sins of his benighted mother.
Without any assurances, Holly is hoping that “there’s a way around” the regulations. However, she’s still painfully aware that she and her son might not have health care in 2014.
Maybe The Great and Powerful Wizard Obama will wave (or should I say "waive") his magic wand and grant her an exemption.