Barack Obama

WASHINGTON -- U.S. consumers and businesses will receive an estimated $1.3 billion in rebates from insurance companies this year, according to a new study quantifying a key early benefit of the healthcare law that President Obama signed in 2010.

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    A Penn State professor was arrested over the weekend in a bizarre videotaped incident that went viral. Karen Halnon, who teaches sociology at the university’s Abington campus, was flying from Nicaragua to Miami when she lit up a cigarette and ranted about Venezuela and President Barack Obama. More
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    House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
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  • President Obama on ‘ObamaCare’
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    08/19/2012 - 6:54 am | View Link
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    08/17/2012 - 5:43 am | View Link
  • Indian IT to benefit from Barack Obama's healthcare victory
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    07/2/2012 - 8:05 pm | View Link
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  • ObamaCare Summary : Obama Health Care Summary
    A Quick Overview of ObamaCare and How it Works. The following ObamaCare Summary is a quick overview of what you need to know about President Obama’s health care ...
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    10/21/2016 - 2:36 pm | View Website
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    10/19/2016 - 1:41 pm | View Website
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