President Barack Obama announced Tuesday that the U.S. will slow its military withdrawal from Afghanistan, maintaining 9,800 troops in the country through the end of 2015 instead of cutting the number by about half as originally planned.
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White House officials say the figures for Obamacare enrollment will be very low, as the Obama administration continues to look for a solution to the millions of insurance policies being canceled due to the health care initiative.
Obama Says Affordable Care Act Isn't Going Anywhere
President Barack Obama said his signature health care reform law is going nowhere as long as he's in office, and he'll spend the remainder of his presidency fighting to make it work if he has to. "We're not repealing it as long as I'm president," Obama said on Tuesday at a White House event intended to promote the Affordable Care Act. Obama challenged Republican opponents of the law to outline their alternative proposals.
A present from the daughters of the President of the United States mistakenly wound up at a home in Chicago. “Good Morning America” reports Alane Church was expecting a Christmas package that finally got to her house New Year’s Day. At the bottom of that package was another present that was addressed from Sasha and Malia Obama. It was meant for their godmother, Mama Kaye. Turns out the post office accidentally put it together when it had to repackage the damaged gifts.
President Obama said the nation's thoughts are with the families at Fort Hood, a day after a soldier opened fire killing three and wounding more than a dozen. Obama said the country must 'do everything in our power to keep our troops safe.'