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Delivery date of speech: 07 June 2013


Barack Obama. Address on the Affordable Care Act's Impact in California and Q&A on the U. Government's Domestic Surveillance Programs. Delivered 7 June 2013, San Jose, CA. AUTHENTICITY CERTIFIED: Text version below transcribed directly from audio. These leaders from Californias government, the California Endowment, and major Spanish language media outlets have joined together to help implement the Affordable Care Act here in California and to educate folks about how to sign up and shop for quality, affordable plans. Page 1. Barack Hussein Obama II bəˈrɑːk huːˈseɪn oʊˈbɑːmə listen born August 4, 1961 is an American politician and attorney who served as the 44th president of the United States from 2009 to 2017. A member of the Democratic Party, Barack Obama was the first African-American president of the United States. He previously served as a U. senator from Illinois from 2005 to 2008 and an Illinois state senator from 1997 to 2004. the U. Government's Domestic Surveillance Programs Delivered 7 June 2013, San Jose, CA AUTHENTICITY CERTIFIED: Text version below transcribed directly from audio Well, good morning, everybody. I think there's only one problem, and that is that my remarks are not sitting here. There are two main things that Americans need to know when it comes to the Affordable Care Act and what it means for you. First of all, if youre one of the nearly 85 percent of Americans who already have insurance, either through Medicare or Medicaid or your employer, you dont have to do a thing. Barack Obama speaks about the Affordable Care Act at Prince Georges Community College in Largo, Maryland. Photograph: Mandel NganAFPGetty Images. Perhaps he was easing the way for this bit of news. The Obama administration is delaying another piece of Obamacare - this time postponing online enrollment in some of the small-business exchanges scheduled to open Oct. 1, sources tell POLITICO. The Fair Sentencing Act, signed by President Obama in 2010, reduced the legal disparity between sentencing for possession of crack cocaine and possession of powder cocaine. It also jettisoned several provisions of the War on Drugs that disproportionately targeted people of color. Obama has also commuted the sentences of more than 1,100 people, mostly for nonviolent drug offenses. Though foreign and domestic surveillance by the NSA still takes place, Mr. Obama revamped the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, increasing oversight and limiting the NSAs practice of bulk-collection of data from citizens phone calls. Former President Barack Obama is defending the Affordable Care Act, his signature healthcare legislation also known as Obamacare, as the threat of its repeal looms. On the seventh anniversary of the Affordable Care Act, Obama released a statement that celebrated the achievements of the law. It was a long battle, carried out in Congressional hearings and in the public square for more than a year, said Obama. But ultimately, after a century of talk, decades of trying, and a year of bipartisan debate, our generation was the one that succeeded. We finally declared that in America. Obama was concluding remarks about his Affordable Health Care Act during an address in Northern California Friday morning when he fielded a single question about the NSA and the recently disclosed domestic spying programs. I think its important to recognize that you cant have 100 per cent security and also then have 100 per cent privacy and zero inconvenience, the president told the crowd while delivering several minutes of unscripted remarks about the NSA. Barack Obama: Domestic Affairs. By Michael Nelson. Photo: Pete Souza, The White House. By the end of 2009, these institutions already had repaid the government more than 600 billion. Nevertheless, many voters perceived the program as a bailout for wealthy bankers and corporate executives. Other court cases arose under the Affordable Care Act during Obamas second term. In 2014, the Court ruled 5-4 in the case of Burwell v. Hobby Lobby that closely-held private companies could choose on religious grounds not to obey a regulation issued by the Department of Health and Human Services requiring employers to provide contraceptive coverage for their employees under the act. The history of the Affordable Care Act The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act was signed into law by President Obama on March 23, 2010. It is more commonly known as the Affordable Care Act or ACA - and its most commonly referred to by its nickname, Obamacare. October, 2013: Republicans led by Senator Ted Cruz shut down the US federal government and curtail most routine operations after Congress fails to enact legislation appropriating funds for fiscal year 2014 or to enact a continuing resolution for the interim authorization of appropriations for fiscal year 2014. The Barack Obama administration. First term. Election and inauguration. The crisis worked against McCain, whom many voters associated with the unpopular policies of the administration, and worked for the highly charismatic Obama, whose campaign from its outset had been based on the theme of sweeping political change. In its final form, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act would-once all its elements had taken effect over the next nine years-extend health care to some 32 million previously uninsured Americans and prohibit insurers from denying coverage to those with preexisting conditions