The U.S. Capitol (AP photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Opponents of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act argued on Capitol Hill Tuesday that any taxes imposed by the law came to life in the wrong place.

Todd Gaziano, a senior fellow at the Pacific Legal Foundation — an organization that litigates for limits on government — said Democratic congressional leaders created the bill that became PPACA by jamming a 2,074-page Senate “amendment” into H.R. 3590, a six-page House bill that dealt with a tax credit for veterans.

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