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Celebrities assist White House in final Obamacare push
Los Angeles Times

With hours before the deadline to sign up for coverage under the Affordable Care Act, the White House pulled out all the stops – fueling its final drive with celebrity tweets, an appearance by Vice President Joe Biden on the Rachael Ray show, and a push in key states by allied groups such as Organizing for Action and Planned Parenthood. “I think everyone is going to be really surprised and pleased how well this has turned out,” Biden said on Ray’s daytime talk show, where he leavened his healthcare message with stories of his efforts to continue “romancing” and “chasing” his wife, Jill.