Highlights and News

Apr 28, 2014

Straight talk on health care reform: Success, but ...

President Obama recently stated, "The Affordable Care Act is working. ... The repeal debate is and should be over."(1) Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, one of the law's most vocal opponents, has maintained that the ACA "is beyond fixing. It needs to be pulled out root and branch, and we need to start over."(2)

So which is it?

By a number of measures, the ACA is succeeding in its main purpose ­– reducing the number of uninsured and making sure that Americans have comprehensive, affordable health insurance.

Syndicate content