Washington Post: Starter Savings Accounts: Obama’s ‘myRA’

By Michelle Singletary Hoping to get more people to save for retirement, President Obama announced in his State of the Union address this week that he’s authorized the Treasury Department to come up with a starter savings account, dubbed “myRA.” During a conference call with media, senior administration officials laid out some of the details of … Continue reading

Alzheimer’s Association: Record $122 million increase for Alzheimer’s disease signed into law by President Obama

At the urging of the Alzheimer’s Association and its more than 600,000 advocates, the funding bill signed into law today by President Obama contained an unprecedented $122 million increase for Alzheimer’s research, education, outreach and caregiver support. The Association applauds the Obama administration for calling for increased Alzheimer’s funding in the president’s Fiscal Year 2014 … Continue reading

Modern Healthcare: Obama pledges to make new healthcare law work

By Darlene Superville / Associated Press  Posted: August 17, 2013 – 9:30 am ET Tags: Associated Press (AP), Barack Obama, Healthcare Reform, Uninsured   President Barack Obama is pledging to do everything he can to make sure the new healthcare law works the way he intended. In his weekly radio and Internet address, Obama is criticizing congressional Republicans, who … Continue reading

NY Times: Interview With President Obama

By THE NEW YORK TIMES Published: July 27, 2013 Following is a transcript of an interview with President Obama conducted by Jackie Calmes and Michael D. Shear of The New York Times. The interview was conducted at Knox College in Galesburg, Ill., on July 24, 2013. NYT: So we’re here with you, already four years since the … Continue reading

LA Times: Obama touts savings from healthcare law

  President Obama walks off the stage after speaking about the Affordable Care Act during an event in the East Room of the White House. (Susan Walsh / Associated Press / July 18, 2013) By Noam N. Levey July 18, 2013, 9:55 a.m.   President Obama, facing a new Republican push to dismantle his healthcare law, redoubled his efforts to sell … Continue reading

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