Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, 60 million Americans have access to expanded mental health benefits.
"Nelson Mandela reminds us that it always seems impossible until it is done. South Africa shows that is true. South Africa shows we can change, that we can choose a world defined not by our differences, but by our common hopes." —President Obama at the memorial service for Nelson Mandela
"We are so glad to be part of this wonderful holiday tradition." —President Obama at the lighting of the National Christmas Tree
Kylie and Lainey Schmitter (with an assist from POTUS) light the menorah during the last night of Hanukkah here at the White House yesterday.
"We will forever draw strength and inspiration from Nelson Mandela’s extraordinary example of moral courage, kindness, and humility." —First Lady Michelle Obama
“Let us pause and give thanks for the fact that Nelson Mandela lived—a man who took history in his hands, and bent the arc of the moral universe toward justice.” —President Obama
The Affordable Care Act is currently helping millions of Americans — and we don’t hear those stories often enough. Let’s change that.
What’s your #GetCovered story?
“What drives me as a grandson, a son, a father, as an American, is to make sure that every striving, hardworking, optimistic kid in America has the same incredible chance that this country gave me.” —President Obama
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Things going around the White House that we just had to share with you.