12 years ago today, President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act (ACA) into law.
Standing next to President Obama just before he signed the bill, then-Vice President Biden noted what a big deal the ACA was. As new reports have come out over these past few months, it’s easy to see what a huge impact ObamaCare continues to have on millions of people’s lives.
As more Americans are able to access health care through the Affordable Care Act, more people will continue to benefit from changes that the law guaranteed 12 years ago, including:
The legacy of the Affordable Care Act is one that will continue to grow over time as more Americans benefit from the law. It’s a credit to the activists who worked so hard for decades to make access to reliable, affordable health care a reality.