Thanks To Obamacare, Uninsured Rate Gets Lower And Lower | THE POLITICUS

Thanks To Obamacare, Uninsured Rate Gets Lower And Lower

As the media continues to debate the effect of "Obamacare", the fact are clear. Obamacare is working for millions of American and has decreases the uninsured rate in America drastically! See the latest survey regarding the Uninsured from Gallup below

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The uninsured rate among U.S. adults declined to 11.9% for the first quarter of 2015 -- down one percentage point from the previous quarter and 5.2 points since the end of 2013, just before the Affordable Care Act went into effect. The uninsured rate is the lowest since Gallup and Healthways began tracking it in 2008.

Story Highlights

  • Uninsured rate down one percentage point from fourth quarter of 2014
  • Uninsured rate lowest since Gallup and Healthways began tracking in 2008
  • Down most among lower-income Americans and Hispanics