Donald Trump Claimed Everything Democrats Pledged to Pass Obamacare Was an Ugly Lie
Type: Outright LiesJul 24 2017 Severity: Targeted: Democrats in CongressAbout: Obamacare (Affordable Care Act)
Donald Trump accused the Democratic Party of lying in order to get the Affordable Care Act passed back in 2010, but he did not explain what the exact lies were. He also ignored the fact that Democrats spent more than a year holding hearings and debates on the eventual bill.
Quote | The ridiculous accusation ignored how the law actually came to pass.
"Every pledge that Washington Democrats made to pass that bill [Obamacare] turned out to be a lie. It was a big, fat, ugly lie."
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