Hoyer Floor Statement on GOP Bill Repealing Health Care Reform Provision

Two years ago, we passed a comprehensive health care reform package that is already lowering costs, expanding access, and contributing to deficit reduction.  The Affordable Care Act was a significant moment when Congress once again took bold action to constrain the growth in health care spending and make insurance more accessible and affordable for all Americans.  In the wealthiest country on the face of the Earth, we ought to make sure people can get insurance and have affordable, accessible health care.