Obama Calls Supreme Court Healthcare Decision A Victory

Barack Obama

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama pledged on Thursday to implement and improve his signature healthcare law after the Supreme Court upheld it, a decision the president described as a victory for Americans that should put to rest the fight over reform.

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