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Posted byon August 1, 2015 at 6:00 AM EDT
In this week's address, the President celebrates the fiftieth birthdays of Medicare and Medicaid, which together have allowed millions to live longer and better lives
Posted byon July 31, 2015 at 9:00 AM EDT
"When I saw my first hospital bill, I didn't know whether to laugh or cry. Thanks to Medicare, the bills have been very small, and totally manageable." Carol wrote in a letter to the President. "Thank G-d, I am in remission now."
Posted byon July 30, 2015 at 1:07 PM EDT
On the 50th anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid, we celebrate all that these programs have done to improve the lives of millions of Americans -- and we also celebrate the ongoing efforts to strengthen these health programs, as well as to build on them by bringing affordable, quality health coverage to all Americans.
Posted byon July 30, 2015 at 12:23 PM EDT
Fifty years ago, President Johnson passed the Social Security Amendments, creating Medicare and Medicaid.
Posted byon July 30, 2015 at 9:00 AM EDT
"it's important to me that you know my life was saved by early detection, thanks to annual wellness checks that included a
heart ultrasound," Joanne wrote in a letter to the President. "I'm telling everyone I know that Obamacare literally saved my life."
Posted byon July 29, 2015 at 9:00 AM EDT
"I don't know how I would have been able to afford this if it wasn't for the ACA," Timothy wrote in a letter to the President. "It literally saved my life."
Posted byon July 28, 2015 at 9:00 AM EDT
Susan F. from Grover Beach, California, wrote the President last November to tell him how she's benefited from the Affordable Care Act.
Posted byon July 27, 2015 at 9:00 AM EDT
Christopher C. from Batesville, Arkansas wrote the President to thank him for the Affordable Care Act.
Trustees Reports Highlight Continued Progress in Slowing the Growth of Health Care Costs, Need for Congressional Action to Protect Workers with DisabilitiesPosted byon July 22, 2015 at 2:55 PM EDT
Posted byon July 1, 2015 at 3:09 PM EDT
Today, the President will be speaking in Nashville, Tennessee to talk about the ways health care reform is continuing to help millions of Americans. On his way over, he picked up Kelly Bryant to thank her for the letter she wrote him about the Affordable Care Act and to hear directly from her about how it changed her life.