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Wed October 30, 2013
Politics

Obama Invokes Romneycare Success, Rollout Trouble In Boston Speech

Originally published on Wed October 30, 2013 6:00 pm

President Obama traveled to Boston Wednesday, where he spoke at Fanueil Hall about the Affordable Care Act. The site of his speech is significant as the hall where then-governor Mitt Romney signed the state's health law, which was the model for the federal plan. Like Obamacare, the Massachusetts plan had a rocky rollout. Its an analogy the president touts, though one that only goes so far.