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
- October 14, 2010 at 5:31 PM EDT
Learn more about court cases regarding the Affordable Care Act.
- October 12, 2010 at 10:54 AM EDT
Beginning in 2011, employers will have the option of including the value of the health care benefits that you have received on your W-2 so you can know more about your benefits and you are an empowered consumer. You will not pay taxes on these benefits.
- October 7, 2010 at 8:35 PM EDT
How the Administration is ensuring a smooth transition in the market place between now and 2014, when the Affordable Care Act is fully implemented, so that consumers don’t become worse off along the way.
- September 30, 2010 at 12:30 PM EDT
Opponents of reform are focused on politics, but our Administration is working to deliver the benefits of the Affordable Care Act to the American people.
- September 27, 2010 at 10:44 AM EDT
Learn more about how the Affordable Care Act will drive down health care costs for employers and employees across the country.
- September 23, 2010 at 11:20 AM EDT
A new Congressional Republican agenda wants to put insurance companies back in charge of America’s health care but repeal has real consequences to individuals, families and small businesses. Learn what repeal really means and read stories from Americans across the country who are being helped by the new law.
- September 22, 2010 at 6:15 AM EDT
Assistant to the President Stephanie Cutter unveils a new website that provides critical information on the Affordable Care Act, including 50 stories in every state that detail how reform is already strengthening the health care system in your state.
- September 20, 2010 at 11:37 AM EDT
Learn about efforts to fight fraud in the Medicare program and the consequences of defunding the Affordable Care Act.
- September 13, 2010 at 1:34 PM EDT
Learn more about the consequences of defunding the Affordable Care Act
- September 8, 2010 at 1:51 PM EDT
Debunking recent attempts by the health insurance industry to scapegoat the Affordable Care Act for their attempts to raise premiums.