Sebelius: Foes leapt on health law

Government was outspent 4-to-1 before start-up, she says

Posted: June 18, 2014 at 5:09 a.m.

Kathleen Sebelius, the former secretary of health and human services, Tuesday assailed opponents of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, saying they outspent the government 4-to-1 before the start of the health exchanges that signed up 8 million Americans for coverage.

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