The Republicans scrapped the American Health Care Act Friday afternoon, and that had Democrats gloating, with former Obama adviser David Axelrod explaining why the Affordable Care Act was able to be passed early in Obama’s presidency:
The ACA passed, against all odds, because of the sustained, personal commitment of a president to the cause, the details and the process.
— David Axelrod (@davidaxelrod) March 24, 2017
Also, Nancy Pelosi. https://t.co/WJZ0j1r3hc
— Steven Dennis (@StevenTDennis) March 25, 2017
Without a doubt. She was heroic! https://t.co/Rj6RgWr2WK
— David Axelrod (@davidaxelrod) March 25, 2017
Hmm, it seems there were a few other elements at play back then:
And lies. https://t.co/rTWuaMsu9l
— EducatédHillbilly™ (@RobProvince) March 25, 2017
@davidaxelrod if you like your doctor if you like your plan save $2,500 a year! Yeah yeah yeah
— Bill Tandy (@williammtandy) March 25, 2017
And the "stupidity of the American voter" + "You can keep your plan" but yeah those things too https://t.co/5Huww0dPQE
— Stephen Miller (@redsteeze) March 25, 2017
@davidaxelrod And because he lied and the media didn't call him out on it. You can't lie now and try to change factual history.
— Lesley Willard (@WillardLesley) March 24, 2017
Well sure, there were those things too.