An analysis was conducted by a team of reporters and data researchers to rate the success of the Affordable Care Act after being in place for more than a year now. It was found that the act has been a success at least in terms of fulfilling the main promises made by President Obama. Though, it has also been weak in some ways and paved a way for a powerful conservative backlash.
There were a lot of speculations of late that health-care reform will turn out to be disaster for tax-payers and consumers. But nothing of that sort happened.