April 1st, 2014
09:29 AM ET
4 months ago

Inside Politics: A policy win and a political price for Obamacare

 “On Track” for 7 million Obamacare Enrollments – How close will the Obama administration be able to come to 7 million?

After a surge of interest on enrollment deadline day on Monday, a senior administration official told CNN’s Jim Acosta on Tuesday that Obamacare is now on track to hit that original White House target for enrollment on the federal and state health insurance exchanges.

President Obama plans a 4:15 p.m. ET White House event to talk about the big news for his signature legislative achievement.

Acosta was told that a "crush" of consumers shattered previous records of visitors to HealthCare.gov and calls to enrollment support centers, raising optimism.

There were more than 4.8 million visits to HealthCare.gov and 2 million calls to call centers Monday, an administration official said.

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April 1st, 2014
08:31 AM ET
4 months ago

Republicans hit a nerve when it comes to Obamacare

Washington (CNN) – Republicans are going all in, hoping that the payout is big. Like control of the Senate, big.

Their big bet: Obamacare.

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Filed under: 2014 • Obamacare • Republicans
Bill Clinton parodies wife's epic photo
April 1st, 2014
08:19 AM ET
4 months ago

Bill Clinton parodies wife's epic photo

(CNN) – In a photo posted from Bill Clinton's Twitter account just after midnight on Tuesday, the former President is sitting in a military airplane, reading some kind of device and sporting a pair of sunglasses.

Look familiar?
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Filed under: Bill Clinton • Hillary Clinton
Official: Obamacare on track to meet original goal
April 1st, 2014
07:13 AM ET
4 months ago

Official: Obamacare on track to meet original goal

Washington (CNN) - After a surge of sign-ups on enrollment deadline day, Obamacare is now on track to hit the White House's original target of 7 million people signing up, a senior administration official said Tuesday.

More than 4.8 million visits were made to healthcare.gov and 2 million calls were made to the call center Monday, raising optimism that the goal would be met, the official said.

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Filed under: Obamacare • President Obama
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