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House Minority Leader Pelosi on Obamacare


01.12.17

What Will She Say Next?


“We Have To Pass The Bill, So That You Can Find Out What Is In It.” (Nancy Pelosi, Remarks at the 2010 Legislative Conference for National Association of Counties, Washington DC, March 9, 2010)

“The implementation of this is fabulous.” (Paige Winfield Cunningham and Jennifer Haberkorn, “Dems: Obamacare confuses seniors,” Politico, June 27, 2013)

“The point is, is that the [employer] mandate was not delayed…It was not a delay of the mandate for the businesses, and there shouldn’t be a delay of the mandate for individuals.” (Glenn Kessler, “Nancy Pelosi’s claim that Obamacare’s employer mandate ‘was not delayed’,” Washington Post, July 12, 2013)

“Everybody will have lower rates, better quality of care, and better access.” (Meet the Press, July 1, 2012)

One Year Later…

“I don’t remember saying everybody in the country would have a lower premium.” (House Minority Leader Pelosi’s Weekly Briefing, C-SPAN, June 6, 2013)

“A Dream Come True.” (House Minority Leader Pelosi’s Weekly Briefing, C-SPAN, October 3, 2013)

On Obamacare: “It captures the spirit of our founders – the spirit they wrote in the Declaration of Independence – life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. The Affordable Care Act offers just that.” (House Minority Leader Pelosi’s Weekly Briefing, C-SPAN, June 23, 2013)

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