Jonathan Gruber testifies before Congress: 'I was not the architect of ObamaCare'

Jonathan Gruber testifies before Congress: 'I was not the architect of ObamaCare'
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Jonathan Gruber, the economics professor who worked on ObamaCare, and whose tone-deaf remarks about the law made him a punching bag for ObamaCare's critics, apologized Tuesday for his "glib, thoughtless, and sometimes downright insulting comments." But in testimony before the House, he disputed the claim that he was the "architect" of the law, saying instead he merely ran simulations to determine how it would work.

"I did not draft Governor Romney's health care plan, and I was not the "architect" of President Obama's health care plan," he said.

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