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Overselling the Affordable Care Act


At the Democratic National Convention, former President Bill Clinton went too far when he suggested that the Affordable Care Act was the reason the growth in health care spending has been low in the past two years. On Connecticut Public Broadcasting, Managing Editor Lori Robertson explains that the slow economy is the main reason.

For more, see our Sept. 6 article “Our Clinton Nightmare.”