U.S. President Barack Obama laughs with small business owner and Affordable Care Act registrant Janice Baker after delivering remarks on the Affordable Health Care Act in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, October 21, 2013. (Yahoo)
It’s worse than we thought.
The human props behind Barack Obama today during his Rose Garden speech included only three Obamacare registrants.
The Daily Caller reported:
Of the 13 people who flanked President Obama during his speech defending Obamacare in the Rose Garden Monday, just three had successfully registered for the new Obamacare exchanges.
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A list of the people who joined Obama on stage provided by the White House included people who have or “will” benefit from Obamacare, small business owners, representatives from “partner organizations,” and new registrants.
The three people who were able to register included: Janice Baker, who introduced the president and as of last week was the only person to have successfully enrolled in health care coverage through Delaware’s state exchange; David Hall, an IT consultant who signed up for health care through the DC Health Link; and Zohre Abolfazli, who was able to register through healthcare.gov last night and still needs to shop for her “best plan.”
Read the rest here.