White House Blog Post From 2009 Titled “Facts Are Stubborn Things” Hits “Scary Chain Emails” That Claim You Can’t Keep Your Health Plans Under Obamacare…
Via WhiteHouse.gov (August 04, 2009):
Opponents of health insurance reform may find the truth a little inconvenient, but as our second president famously said, “facts are stubborn things.”
Scary chain emails and videos are starting to percolate on the internet, breathlessly claiming, for example, to “uncover” the truth about the President’s health insurance reform positions.
For the record, the President has consistently said that if you like your insurance plan, your doctor, or both, you will be able to keep them. He has even proposed eight consumer protections relating specifically to the health insurance industry.