Strange Dream About Health

• "Taking all existing coverage expansions together, we estimate that 20 million Americans have gained coverage as of May 1, 2014 under the Affordable Care Act." — David Blumenthal, M.D., M.P.P., and Sara R. Collins, Ph.D., New England Journal of Medicine, July 2, 2014

• "It’s a remarkable thing — an immense policy success is improving the lives of millions of Americans, but it’s largely slipping under the radar." — Paul Krugman, NYT, 7.14.14

• In September 2013, "Obamacare" was mentioned in floor speeches by members of Congress 2,753 times. In June 2014, "Obamacare" was mentioned just 171 times." — Sunlight Foundation

13.4% of Americans were uninsured as of June 2014, a 4.6% drop from September 2013, when anti-Obamacare rhetoric hit its peak. — Gallup (per Jaime Fuller, W. Post)

• "The GOP tears sustain me." — reader comment (derpington) re: article about the success of Obamacare

• Below: Watch Stephen Colbert's take on House Speaker John Boehner's pathetic lawsuit against President Obama over Obamacare