May 29, 2017

PolitiFact Examines GOP Senate Candidate Ed Gillespie's Claims About the ACA and Navy Funding

August 4, 2014


So where does Gillespie find the link? His campaign sent us a variety of information but none of it tied the Navy cuts to Obamacare. We received: Two long-term budget outlooks published by nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office this year, noting there will be costs for expanding health insurance subsidies under Obamacare. The reports, however, did not address ACA revenues. "They looked completely at the spending side," said Joshua Gordon, policy director of The Concord Coalition.