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Obama strives to pivot from health care woes
Sacramento Bee

President Barack Obama, stung by the enduring controversy over his health care overhaul, tried Tuesday to go on the offensive.

Republicans waited with a new round of congressional hearings.

Obama told hundreds of handpicked supporters gathered at the White House complex that America needed to move beyond the health care website to focus on the benefits of the law.

“What’s important for everybody to remember is not only that the law has already helped millions of people, but that there are millions more who stand to be helped, and we’ve got to make sure they know that,” the president said.