Predsident Obama Plans Statement, 7 Million ACA Sign-Ups Reached | Roland Martin Reports

Predsident Obama Plans Statement, 7 Million ACA Sign-Ups Reached

Source: AP / ABC News

President Barack Obama is planning a Rose Garden appearance Tuesday as sign-ups under his health care law surpassed 7 million.

A government official told The Associated Press that the 7 million mark had been crossed. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because the official was not authorized to discuss developments by name before Obama’s announcement.

The 7 million target was thought to be out of reach by most experts after computer glitches slowed sign-ups on deadline day Monday. A surge of consumer interest propelled sign-ups.

Obama plans to speak at 4:15 p.m.

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