Skip to comments.President Obama defends 2010 health care bill during Vermont campaign appearance
Posted on 03/30/2012 5:55:27 PM PDT by Oldeconomybuyer
WASHINGTON -- President Obama vigorously defended his landmark health care overhaul Friday during a fund-raising speech to about 4,500 supporters at the University of Vermont in Burlington.
With his sleeves rolled up, Obama outlined a laundry list of accomplishments during his first term, including withdrawing troops from Iraq, ending the ban on gays in the military, reforming student loans to make college more affordable, and rescuing an auto industry on the verge of collapse.
Obamas health care remarks were met by wild applause and whistles from the audience.
"This is a make or break moment for the middle class, he said as he thrust both hands forward for emphasis. If youre willing to work harder in this election than you did in the last one, I promise you, change will come . . . We will finish what we started in 2008. Fight with me and press on with me.
General admission tickets for the sold-out event started at $100 per person, with $44 student tickets available.
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We have Romney now, it won't change no matter who gets the nod.
All the other matters....just pure bad olicy...and GM...we got robbed.
But I'd rather have Newt and Perry.
hussein forgots to mention his achievement of gettins’ to the white house as a communist usurper.
“...sleeves rolled up...”
Ready to pick your pocket.
Why is the Food Stamp President defending Obamacare now ... not much he can do now, except to bleed some more money from stupid liberals.
My daughter graduated from the communist gulag UVM an arch conservative like her dad. Now that’s character.
Howard Dean gave her commencement speech in 2009. If we had our suicide vests with us, we would have taken him out.