Q&A: ‘I thought Affordable Care Act would save $2500 per family. What happened?’

Q&A: ‘I thought Affordable Care Act would save $2500 per family. What happened?’

Senator Amy Klobuchar also stopped by this afternoon’s ag symposium at South Central College, joined by Representatives Tim Walz and Collin Peterson….

The lawmakers fielded other questions as well, talking debt and immigration reform, but it was the question about the struggling health care law that everyone in the audience wanted to see answered, and two out of the three Democrats on the dais seemed hesitant to tackle.

The question: “I thought the Affordable Care Act would save $2500 per family. What happened?”…

 

[Rep. Tim] Walz says, “This health discussion has got to be broader, it’s got to point out where there are weaknesses and failures, it’s got to make sure we’re not leaving people behind or distorting the system. But don’t pretend there was some type of safe harbor before this where everything was just peachy keen.”

[h/t Ed Morrissey, Hot Air]

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