Originally Posted by jradicle11
How much of this was done because Obama really thought this bill was a great idea? I've been hearing that without the passing of this, his term just would've been sunk.
Why didn't they focus on something like unemployment which, to me, seems like it affects more people (though that may just be because it has affect me directly but the lack of healthcare hasn't.
It is one of the promises he was elected on so yes, he would have been sunk without it.
Just because lack of healthcare hasn't affected you yet, does not mean that it will not later on.