WASHINGTON — Breaking ranks, one of the nation’s top Democrats said Tuesday that the party made a major political mistake when it pushed a health care overhaul instead of programs directly benefiting the middle class.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - The new Affordable Care Act provides both short- and long-term plans for health improvement. Its success depends on full implementation of short-term health insurance access and long-term public-health elements.
Republicans are touting a grainy video of Democrat Ron Barber passionately campaigning for passage of the health-care overhaul bill in September 2009 as evidence he has been dishonest with voters about his role in getting the Democrat-backed law approved.