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Careless Language Extends Debate

Posted by Michael Dolan on October 10, 2013 in Uncategorized |

The ground has been well-trod over the past few years, but here’s an interesting discussion of why “Obamacare” vs. “Affordable Care Act” makes a difference.  Charlene Obernauer, democratic activist, notes more polled Americans support one than the other.

More interesting is the Republican Party use of the word “bill” to refer to the three-year-old law.  More logical to negotiate a bill than a law.

 

See her full comment on Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/charlene-obernauer/obamacare-vs-affordable-care-act_b_4044579.html

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