Obamacare

Republicans Blast Efforts to Promote ObamaCare on TV Shows

California hired a PR firm to flack to the networks

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Republican lawmakers want to know why California hired a PR firm to promote the Affordable Care Act law on popular television shows such as "Modern Family" and "The Biggest Loser."

The Golden State made headlines when its insurance exchange — created by the healthcare law — hired Ogilvy Public Relations to pitch TV shows on story lines involving President Obama's signature law.