WASHINGTON (AP) — Seeking to regroup from his health care law's disastrous rollout, President Barack Obama on Tuesday insisted that the sweeping overhaul is working and warned Republican critics that he would fight any efforts to strip away its protections.
President Barack Obama presented a robust defense of his Affordable Care Act during an event at the White House Tuesday that also featured several Americans who have benefited from the law's implementation. Two days after his administration's...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - A U.S. government contractor jailed for four years in Cuba appealed to President Barack Obama on Tuesday to take any steps necessary to secure his release.
During a presentation at the White House in which President Barack Obama touted the benefits of the Affordable Care Act, the president declared that his signature health care reform law was not going to be repealed. This assertion led his administration members, his staff, and audience members to rise from their seats and give the president a standing ovation.
In a a preview of an interview with CNN Español's Juan Carlos Lopez on Tuesday, former President Bill Clinton moderated his remark from two weeks ago that President Barack Obama should honor his "if you like your plan, you can keep your plan" pledge.
Onyango Obama, the half-brother of President Barack Obama's late father, will appear for a deportation hearing in a Boston courtroom on Tuesday, after a 2011 drunk driving arrest revealed a history of immigration violations.
President Barack Obama is set to deliver a speech on the Affordable Care Act from The White House on Tuesday, December 3rd beginning at approximately 2:30pm. The president is expected to give an update on the HealthCare.gov website and highlight positive aspects of Obamacare while surrounded by people who have benefited from the law.
On Thursday night, MSNBC host Chris Matthews will sit down with President Barack Obama for an interview which will, in part, focus on the problematic roll-out of the Affordable Care Act. Matthews said that he intends to grill the president...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Insurers fear that a retooling of the government-run health insurance website and a fresh surge of enrollees has opened the floodgates to more problems for President Barack Obama's health policy overhaul, a trade group said on Tu...
(Reuters) - A Mississippi man accused of sending poisoned letters to President Barack Obama and other officials, and pinning them on an Elvis impersonator, pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to a new charge that he tried to continue the scheme from jail.
BOSTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama's uncle is expected to appear in a federal immigration court in Boston on Tuesday to argue that he should be allowed to stay in the United States, despite a 1992 deportation order and 2011 drunk-driving arrest....
During a congressional committee hearing about the constitutional limits imposed on the presidency and the implications of President Barack Obama’s disregard for implementing the Affordable Care Act as written, one expert testified that the consequences of the president’s behavior were potentially grave. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama's chief of staff said on Tuesday that more than 1 million new visitors had checked out the HealthCare.gov website on Monday, the first day after a major overhaul of the troubled site used to shop for health...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Monday announced a boost to funding for research into HIV/AIDS prevention and pledged up to $5 billion to support an international effort aimed at combating HIV/AIDS.
Seeking to move past the health care law's website woes, President Barack Obama, seen here Monday speaking about AIDS, will refocus the public's attention on broader benefits of the sweeping law. Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images Consider...Show More Summary
President Barack Obama delivered remarks about World AIDS Day earlier Monday. President Obama has been criticized for not devoting enough government funding to AIDS prevention and treatment programs.
After two months of bad press for the Affordable Care Act’s federal insurance exchange website and several weeks of round-the-clock fixes to the website, President Barack Obama is confident enough in the finished product that he plans to hold a number of events promoting the website and the law’s benefits.
Last month, Democrats changed the rules of the Senate. Now, confirming President Barack Obama's judicial and executive-branch nominees will take just 51 votes instead of the previous 60. That is good news for Obama's efforts to reinShow More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will try to sell the American people on the relaunch of his troubled healthcare program on Tuesday in a bid to restore confidence in his signature domestic policy initiative and, more broadly, in his presid...
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama's new and improved health care website faces yet another test in just a couple of weeks, its biggest yet. If HealthCare.gov becomes overwhelmed by an expected year-end crunch, many Americans will be left facing a break in their insurance coverage.