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Obama Goes on Offense on Healthcare
The Atlantic

President Obama has been so publicly introspective and abashed of late that it’s easy to forget his history as an exceedingly good campaigner. He’s a politician who can make a hell of a case when he wants to—which is what he’s about to start doing on behalf of the Affordable Care Act.

For weeks, the White House has been itching to fight back against Republican criticism of the president’s signature achievement and what it sees as a GOP effort to harken back to an imaginary pre-Obamacare world of perfect insurance arrangements, where no one ever got dropped by a plan or excluded from coverage.