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pool report #3a - full POTUS Obamacare quote
John Bennett • CQ Roll Call
March 10, 2017: 12:47 PM

Your pooler - and his otherwise-trusty recording device - could not clearly make out President Trump's full quote about 2017, former President Obama, and his contention that the 2010 health law was designed to collapse in the 44th president's first year out of office. Via my video pool colleagues, here is the full quote, aside from one inaudible part:

"'17 would be a disaster for Obamacare, that's the year it was meant to explode, because Obama won't be here," Trump said. "That was when it was supposed to be [inaudible]. As bad as it is now, it will get even worse."

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