It’s Obamacare D-Day: The last day of open enrollment for health insurance without having to pay a penalty.
The White House came up one million short of their original goal of 7 million signups, but has still been touting the numbers as a success.
Many critics beg to differ that the numbers have much meaning, as the White House hasn’t given out many details as to exactly who these 6 million people are and how many have paid their premiums.
One Republican senator, John Barrasso of Wyoming, said that he doesn’t even believe the numbers and thinks the White House is “cooking the books.”
We want you to weigh in on today's Fireback question: Now that more than 6 million people have enrolled in Obamacare, do you consider it a success?
UPDATE: Thank you to everyone who joined the conversation! Here are some highlights from both sides of the debate.
Those who voted "Yes"
— lanette williams (@soulsister27) March 31, 2014
Those who voted "No"
— Andrew Do (@adopolitics) March 31, 2014
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Fmr. Obama Deputy Campaign Mgr. and W.H. Sr. Adviser, founder of Precision Strategies, fmr. Sr. Adviser to Maj. Leader Reid and Sen. Kennedy
Conservative columnist for New York Daily News, contributing editor at Townhall Magazine, commentator and author
Former Special Adviser for Green Jobs under President Obama, co-founder of Rebuild the Dream, author and attorney