President Obama signed the health care law – the Affordable Care Act – into law on March 23, 2010 and it’s already making a positive difference in the lives of millions of Americans. We are already holding insurance companies accountable and ensuring middle class families have secure, affordable health insurance.
Thanks to the health care law:
These are just some of the ways the law is already making a positive difference for the American people. And now, you can see the latest data about how the law is helping your state by visiting HealthCare.gov/center. There, you’ll find a map with links to state-by-state data and facts about how the law is improving our health care system.
For example, in my home state of Maine, more than 10,000 people will benefit from the rules that require insurance companies to provide their customers a rebate because they spent too much of your premiums on administrative costs or CEO bonuses. And 431,000 Mainers no longer have to worry about a lifetime limit being placed on their care.