Stephanie Cutter was Assistant to the President and Deputy Senior Advisor. In this role, Cutter advised the President on message and communications. Previously, Cutter served as Assistant to the President for Special Projects, focusing on Administration-wide communications and outreach strategies around priority initiatives including the implementation of the Affordable Care Act and the President’s State of the Union Address. She also managed the political and communications strategy around the successful nomination of Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor.
From January to May 2009, Cutter served as Counselor to the Treasury Secretary, helping to guide the strategy behind the development and implementation of the Administration’s Financial Stability Plan. Prior to serving in the Administration, Cutter was the Chief Spokesperson for the Obama-Biden Transition, and served as Michelle Obama’s Chief of Staff during the presidential campaign. Stephanie Cutter is also the founder of the Cutter Media Group, LLC, a strategic communications firm, and served as a senior strategist for Majority Leader Harry Reid, Senator Edward M. Kennedy, and Senator John Kerry. She held several positions in the Clinton Administration, including Deputy Communications Director for the White House. A graduate of Smith College and the Georgetown University Law Center, Cutter has also taught at Harvard University's Institute of Politics and Johns Hopkins University.
Stephanie Cutter's Posts
- January 5, 2011 at 6:42 PM EST
A look at the new freedoms, control over health care decisions, and the cost savings the health care reforms in the Affordable Care Act -- and what it would mean to lose them.
- December 21, 2010 at 5:27 PM EST
HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius takes to the White House White Board to explain a new regulation that fleshes out the "rate review" provision from the Affordable Care Act to protect consumers from unreasonable rate increases.
- December 17, 2010 at 12:02 PM EST
Politifact calls the claim that the Affordable Care Act is a government takeover of the health care system the "Lie of the Year."
- December 15, 2010 at 10:59 AM EST
Editorial boards across the Nation have looked at a Virginia's judge decision and agree with the Administration's position on the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act.
- December 13, 2010 at 2:42 PM EST
Learn more about a legal decision regarding the Affordable Care Act.
- December 10, 2010 at 12:22 PM EST
Learn the truth about waivers and the health reform law.
- December 8, 2010 at 7:34 PM EST
Learn more about another victory for the Affordable Care Act in federal court.
- December 2, 2010 at 4:40 PM EST
Learn more about tax credits that make it easier for small businesses to provide health insurance benefits.
- December 2, 2010 at 3:06 PM EST
Anew report looks at high health insurance premiums and indicates that the Affordable Care Act could help save families over $3,000 per year
- November 30, 2010 at 5:39 PM EST
A federal judge finds that the Affordable Care Act is constitutional.