Author: Garrett Spikes & Jack Tolman

Fact-check: Have 20 Million Americans Gained Health Insurance from the ACA?

With the battle over the Affordable Care Act continuing in the courts, Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., took to Twitter to argue that millions of Americans have benefited from the law. Manchin wrote, “Let’s be clear: throwing out the #AffordableCareAct without a plan in place would be horrific for West Virginians and Americans […]

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Fact-check: Did Obamacare Premiums Rise 160 percent in West Virginia in Four Years?

West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, a Republican, recently took to Facebook to criticize the Affordable Care Act, the landmark law also known as Obamacare. Morrisey is seeking to overturn the law through a suit filed by a number of Republican attorneys general. In his Jan. 2 post, Morrisey said the country must […]

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