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A man looks over the Affordable Care Act (commonly known as Obamacare) signup page on the HealthCare.gov website in New York in this October 2, 2013 photo illustration.
A man looks over the Affordable Care Act (commonly known as Obamacare) signup page on the HealthCare.gov website in New York in this October 2, 2013 photo illustration.
(Mike Segar / Reuters/)

KEVIN CARMICHAEL

How Obamacare isn’t the failure Republicans were hoping for

Read carefully these comments by House Speaker John Boehner on ‘Obamacare,’ the policy that Republicans say is destroying America by attempting to extend health coverage to some 46-million uninsured people:

“House Republicans will continue to work to repeal this law and protect families and small businesses from its harmful consequences,” Mr. Boehner said in a statement this week. “We will also continue our work to replace this fundamentally flawed law with patient-centred solutions focusing on lowering health care costs and protecting jobs.”