Photo Gallery: Secretary Perez delivers remarks on the ACA in Houston
(November 16, 2013)
Secretary Perez stands backstage before making his remarks on the Affordable Care Act.
Secretary Perez walks on stage to deliver remarks to hundreds of Houston residents at a town hall on the Affordable Care Act.
Hundreds of families listen to Secretary Perez’s speech before hearing about their health insurance options under the Affordable Care Act.
"Texas is the uninsured capital of the United States. We have to improve this situation and we will improve this situation." -Secretary Perez.
"6.6 million people are paying less for their drugs because of the Affordable Care Act." - Secretary Perez.
Secretary Perez stops by to say talk to a family signing up for affordable health insurance.
The audience applauds the Secretary’s remarks on how the Affordable Care Act has and will continue to help so many people living without health insurance and those who were denied coverage because of a preexisting condition.
Secretary Perez meets with navigators on how they are giving personalized assistance to uninsured families in Houston.
Secretary Perez greets Houston residents waiting in line to sign up for affordable health insurance.
Over the course of the day, 2,000 people stopped by the convention center to sign up for affordable health care coverage under the Affordable Care Act.