President Obama kicked off a campaign in defense of the Affordable Care Act at the White House on Tuesday, urging Americans to not let the problematic launch of HealthCare.gov discourage them and presenting individuals who benefited from the act.
A lot has been made of the photo President Obama took with both the British and Danish prime ministers at Nelson Mandela's funeral. The backlash has been immense, with many saying it was tactless, others saying even the First Lady was annoyed. Now the photographer who actually captured the moment is telling a much different story.
Obama Doubles Down During O'Reilly Interview: Fox Is 'Absolutely' Unfair to Me
In a taped interview with Fox host Bill O'Reilly, President Obama went after the host and his employer for investigating issues like the White House’s response to the Benghazi attack and the Internal Revenue Service’s undue targeting of conservative groups.
Obama Says 8 Million Signed Up for Health Insurance
Beating the initial sign-up projections for the Affordable Care Act by one million, the president used the numbers to challenge Republican critics on Thursday. More than a third of those who signed up are under the age of 35.
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.