“Beer summit” refers to the meeting hosted by President Obama for the Harvard professor and the policeman who, responding to a 911 call, arrested him for breaking into his own home.
Other notable occurrences of Obama’s first term include: the passage of the Affordable Care Act, the repeal of “Don’t ask, don’t tell”, the auto industry rescue, the end of combat missions in Iraq, and the killing of Osama Bin Laden.
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The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act was signed into law by President Obama on March 23, 2010. Employing mandates, subsidies and tax credits, its aim is to significantly reduce the number of uninsured in America. The PPACA requires insurance companies to cover all applicants and offer the same rates, regardless of gender or pre-existing conditions. NEXT >