Obamacare is leveling the playing field by making the things we need to stay healthy — like Pap tests, breast cancer screenings, and birth control — available for free, without a copay. That’s a game changer. What does Obamacare Equal for you?
Health care is a right. And thanks to the Affordable Care Act, affordable access to care is a reality for millions of people who didn’t have it before. Now, a Supreme Court case threatens to roll back that progress and take away 9.3 million Americans’ health coverage — disproportionately impacting women and people of color.
The Affordable Care Act was intended to reign in the cost of health care, expand access and raise the insurance rate. Almost immediately, Obamacare critics whined and stomped their feet about everything from so-called death panels to the broken website.