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Put aside politics and improve healthcare, Obama says

Put aside politics and improve healthcare, Obama says

President Obama, fresh from a victory before the U.S. Supreme Court last week that preserved the Affordable Care Act, called for an end to the political fighting over the health law and for more effort to improve it. “This is about people. This is not about politics, it's not about Washington,” Obama said at a town-hall-style meeting at a Nashville elementary school. “And so my hope is is that on a bipartisan basis, in places like Tennessee but all across the country, we can now focus on ... what have we learned, what's working, what's not working.” Last week, the court emphatically rejected a legal challenge to the health law that threatened to...

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