The Obama administration scored a big political achievement Tuesday, with 7.1 million people enrolling in the president’s signature healthcare program known as Obamacare.
“The Affordable Care Act hasn’t completely fixed our long-broken health-care system, but this law has made our health-care system a lot better,” Obama told administration officials, lawmakers and other supporters in the White House Rose Garden. “The debate over repealing this law is over.”
The administration has now reached the goal it set for itself before the exchanges opened on Oct. 1 2013. Read