For Carol Elliott, a Port Aransas resident in her early 60s, the Affordable Care Act is not a failure.
“The Affordable Care Act saved my life,” the musician says.
Elliott lived in Nashville for a long time, but has spent the last 15 years living in the island town in the Gulf of Mexico off the Texas shore.
She says money has always been tight, and she’s had to cut corners through the years. That’s often meant she’s been priced out of health insurance.