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Reform Update: Obama touts reform law’s benefits for women
Modern Healthcare

Just ahead of Mother’s Day, President Barack Obama on Friday spoke from the White House about the ways his signature healthcare law will help millions of American women and their families.

“In a country as wealthy as this one, there was no reason why a family’s security should be determined by the chance of an illness or an accident,” said the president, flanked by women who had written to him about how the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act has affected them. “We decided to do something about it.”