U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz says the health care overhaul signed into law by President Barack Obama will create mountains of paperwork.
In Senate floor remarks on July 30, the Texas Republican said: “According to federal agency estimates, Obamacare will add paperwork burdens totaling nearly 190 million hours or more every year. And … to put that in perspective, Mount Rushmore, which took 14 years to build, could be constructed 1,547 times with the paperwork.”
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Statement: Obamacare-caused paperwork will annually absorb 190 million hours or more — and Mount Rushmore could be built 1,547 times over “with the paperwork.”