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President Barack Obama made quite the comparison about the challenges of the Affordable Care Act on Wednesday, saying the law’s implementation is similar to the struggles faced during the Civil Rights movement and women’s suffrage.
As part of the White House’s efforts to spread the word about Obamacare, the President addressed a room of Millennials at the White House Youth Summit. Obama outlined what he believed were the benefits of the Affordable Care Act, telling young Americans they have the opportunity to receive coverage, but went on to compare the law’s implementation to the Civil Rights movement and women’s fight for equal rights.
“I hope you haven’t been discouraged by how hard it’s been, because stuff that’s worth it is always hard. The Civil Rights movement was hard. Giving women the right to vote, that was hard. Making sure that workers have the right to organize, that was hard. It’s never been easy for us to change how we do business in this country,” President Obama said.