The Affordable Care Act’s Legacy, Nearly 10 Years Later

Though still a political football, the ACA has made a lasting impact on everything from health coverage for people with pre-existing conditions to drug costs for seniors

香蕉视频苹果下载Nearly a decade after its passage along party lines under President Obama, the Affordable Care Act is deeply ingrained in the U.S. health-care system, influencing everything from seniors’ drug costs to calorie disclosures on restaurant menus. It added about 20 million people to the ranks of the insured.

But it also remains a political flashpoint. After a decade of funding fights and a series of court challenges, the ACA faces a fresh legal case, brought by a group of Republican-led states and backed by the Trump administration,...