an Francisco — Speaker Nancy Pelosi released this statement marking the 9th anniversary of President Obama signing the Affordable Care Act into law on March 23, 2010:
“Nine years ago, the signing of the Affordable Care Act established a pillar of health security and economic security that stands alongside Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security. This transformational law has expanded coverage, lowered costs, and secured life-saving protections for every American, no matter where they get health coverage.
“Under the GOP Congress, the affordable health care that seniors and families rely upon was under constant threat. Even now, the Trump Administration seeks to destroy protections for people with pre-existing conditions in the Texas v. U.S. lawsuit and continues the health care sabotage that has senselessly driven up premiums and left more people uninsured. Read More