Joe Biden

Biden on Health Insurance Sign Up Target: "We May Not Get to 7 Million"

The Congressional Budget Office has cut the enrollment forecast


(Reuters)—Vice President Joe Biden acknowledged on Wednesday that it will be hard to reach the target on the number of people signing up for health insurance by a looming March 31 deadline for Obamacare enrollment.

The Congressional Budget Office had originally forecast that 7 million people would sign up for insurance, many with help from subsidies provided under the Affordable Care Act, commonly called Obamacare.