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Posted byon July 23, 2012 at 10:56 AM EST
To mark the 2012 International AIDS Conference, which is being held in Washington, D.C this week, the Director of the Office of Management and Administrationshares the impact HIV/AIDS has had on his own life
Posted byon July 22, 2012 at 12:52 PM EST
The International AIDS Conference comes to the U.S. for the first time since 1990- thanks to bipartisan action by Presidents Obama and George W. Bush and the Congress to lift the ban on people living with HIV entering the United States. Thirty thousand participants are expected to attend.
Posted byon July 20, 2012 at 8:34 PM EST
One enduring symbol of the lives that have been lost is the AIDS Memorial Quilt. To mark the International AIDS conference, a section of the Quilt was put on display in the White House where visitors can stop and remember the human toll that this disease has taken, and how far we’ve come as a country in the fight against HIV/AIDS.
Posted byon July 16, 2012 at 5:52 PM EST
The Vice President told the audience that when it comes to Social Security and Medicare, “the question is what are we going to do to strengthen and sustain these programs now and for the future”
Posted byon July 11, 2012 at 3:58 PM EST
The health care law President Obama signed in 2010 is already making a positive difference in the lives of millions of Americans. But rather than move on and act on the President’s plans to cut taxes and strengthen the economy, House Republicans voted again to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
Posted byon July 2, 2012 at 2:25 PM EST
Numbers tell the story of how the Affordable Care Act ensures hard-working, middle class families will get the security they deserve and protects every American from the worst insurance company abuses
Posted byon June 29, 2012 at 1:12 PM EST
The Supreme Court’s decision this week to uphold the Affordable Care Act is a historic win for the nation’s 6 million small businesses and their 54 million employees who will see fewer administrative headaches, pay lower premiums, and receive help to make the cost of covering employees more affordable.
Posted byon June 29, 2012 at 1:09 PM EST
Many Americans are already seeing benefits from the Affordable Care Act, from mothers who no longer have to worry about their children with pre-existing conditions losing their health coverage, to young adults who can stay on their parent's insurance plans until age 26, to seniors who are saving money on their prescription drugs.
Posted byon June 28, 2012 at 2:18 PM EST
During the fight for health care reform, Natoma's letter reminded the President of all the Americans, all across the country, who have had to worry not only about getting sick, but about the cost of getting well.
Posted byon June 28, 2012 at 1:29 PM EST
Have questions about what the Affordable Care Act means for you and your family? Join us for a special session of White House Office Hours on Twitter today at 4:30 p.m. EDT.