The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act was signed into law by President Barack Obama on March 23, 2010. The Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 was passed by the House of Representatives on March 21, 2010, by a vote of 220–211, but has not yet been approved by the Senate.
Americans were duped once again by a power hungry Administration with the smoke and mirrors of the Congressional Budget Office. The Congressional Budget Office is non-partisan, and therefore does not play politics with the numbers. However, the CBO can only score the information given to it by the Administration, which can be confusing (they certainly didn't read and interpret the 2700 page document). Furthermore, the CBO has been historically low in their calculations. But … more