Megan Slack is the Deputy Director of Digital Content in the Office of Digital Strategy. She joined the White House from the online communications team at the Center for American Progress. She also worked as deputy finance director and scheduler on a congressional race in Houston, Texas during the 2008 election cycle, and interned at The Huffington Post. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from American University in Washington, D.C., where she served as editor in chief of the school newspaper, The Eagle.
Megan Slack's Posts
- October 23, 2013 at 1:07 PM EDT
Despite problems with HealthCare.gov, there is still massive demand for health insurance, and thousands of people are still signing up for coverage and saving money. Many who couldn't afford insurance before, or had been denied care due to a pre-existing condition, are getting covered for the first time.
- October 21, 2013 at 3:14 PM EDT
President Obama says that HealthCare.gov, the website that’s supposed to make it easy to apply for and purchase health insurance is not working the way it should for everybody, and explains what is being done to fix the site.
- October 17, 2013 at 6:41 PM EDT
Read President Obama's letter to Federal employees welcoming them back to work following the government shutdown and thanking them all for their service.
- October 17, 2013 at 4:37 PM EDT
- October 17, 2013 at 11:33 AM EDT
President Obama signs legislation to reopen our government and pay our bills.
- September 30, 2013 at 9:00 PM EDT
If the United States government shuts down tonight and our economy takes a hit, it will be because House Republicans let it happen.
- September 30, 2013 at 7:11 PM EDT
If Congress does not fulfill its responsibility to pass a budget today, much of the United States government will be forced to shut down tomorrow. President Obama calls on Congress to keep our government open, pay our bills on time, and never, ever threaten the full faith and credit of the United States of America.
- September 30, 2013 at 5:00 PM EDT
The two leaders discuss ongoing negotiations with the Palestinian Authority; the situation in Syria; their shared commitment to a constructive relationship with Egypt; and their agreement that Iran must not possess a nuclear weapon.
- September 28, 2013 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week’s address, President Obama says that on October 1st, a big part of the Affordable Care Act will go live and give uninsured Americans the chance to buy the same quality, affordable health care as everyone else. It is also the day when some Republicans in Congress might shut down the government just because they don’t like the law.
- September 27, 2013 at 5:06 PM EDT
President Obama and President Rouhani of Iran spoke on the phone regarding ongoing efforts to reach an agreement over Iran's nuclear program.