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Revealed: Obama had talks with HHS
Secretary Sebelius 18 TIMES before
disastrous Obamacare roll-out despite
claims he was unaware of problems

Daily Mail [UK], by David Martosko

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 2/13/2014 5:25:49 PM

Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius was in direct contact with President Barack Obama at least 18 times between October 2012 and October 2013, including seven occasions where her draft calendar showed Obamacare as the topic of conversation. The news appears to contradict her insistence that Obama was in the dark about problems plaguing the ill-fated healthcare.gov website in the months leading up to its October 1, 2013 launch. The Hill newspaper reported Thursday that documents released through a Freedom of Information Act request show meetings, events and phone calls where the two were together. They also show at


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Flipper3, 2/13/2014 5:27:42 PM     (No. 9731409)

Perhaps B.O. has early-onset Alzheimer´s.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Northcross, 2/13/2014 5:33:38 PM     (No. 9731416)

The White House quickly offered this official explanation:

"Secretary Sebelius also was unaware of any problems with the Affordable Care Act rollout. The only people who knew were in the basement of the Cincinnati IRS Office, but they were engaged at the time on Benghazi, and running guns to Mexican war lords."

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Reply 3 - Posted by: jinx, 2/13/2014 5:47:32 PM     (No. 9731431)

Maybe she lied to him just like she lied to us. Either way, she should be fired!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Pearson365, 2/13/2014 5:49:51 PM     (No. 9731436)

Purpose of meetings was to concoct spin on why ObamaCare isn´t the obvious failure it is. Meetings surely involved Valerie Jarrett as well as Obama´s white shirts such as Plouffe, Carney, Axlerod. Tasks were handed out to meet with NY Times, WaPo, AP and TV sycophants to tell them that Web site and loss of existing coverage was a GOP distortion if not a Repub lie.

Rest assured that Obama had and has no interest in his namesake accomplishment. He doesn´t care who has been hurt by it or fact that ObamaCare has made everything worse. His lack of concern is why he is playing golf in Palm Desert for the next 4 days,

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Heraclitus, 2/13/2014 5:58:35 PM     (No. 9731448)

#1, if there´s a logical explanation, it´s more likely cuz he was stoned.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bobn.t, 2/13/2014 6:18:43 PM     (No. 9731473)

Liar, liar, damned liar.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: planetgeo, 2/13/2014 6:24:07 PM     (No. 9731479)

He lied. She lied. We know it. They know it. They know that we know it. Next.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: ida Lou Pino, 2/13/2014 7:41:23 PM     (No. 9731554)

The only purposes of 0bamacare was to destroy the US economy and put everyone under government control.

The worse 0bamacare works - - the more it accomplishes its goals. So why should Zippy or any of his reprehensible acolytes care?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 2/13/2014 9:47:55 PM     (No. 9731677)

Just this one time, did anyone expect him to tell the truth ? Did you expect her to throw him under the bus ?

For all of their screw-ups and lying, it´s not about them, it affects all of US, our health and income.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: dman, 2/13/2014 10:06:54 PM     (No. 9731714)

I´m getting desensitized to the habitual lying.

What are we going to do about it?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: uno, 2/14/2014 7:00:11 AM     (No. 9731924)

Oh c´mon now folks. It´s just another phony scandal!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: mulhaven, 2/14/2014 7:24:00 AM     (No. 9731947)

Is there anyone out there who honestly believes that Obama is not in charge of all the shenanigans? Only the seriously handicapped can be excused for not having caught on yet.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: ronbet, 2/14/2014 7:26:25 AM     (No. 9731951)

Do NOT forget that your Democrat members of the House of Representatives and Senators ALL voted to ram this down your throat!! Obama is getting the blame but those Democrats made it possible for him to have the bill to sign. This was top to bottom "screw the people´s health system" legislation designed for Communist style control and NOT health care.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Janjan, 2/14/2014 7:31:08 AM     (No. 9731957)

FTA ´we should have anticipated that we would have a rockier rollout than if Democrats and Republicans were both invested in success´. Really? Obama´s people chose the contractors. Try as he will, the liberals are going to fail at trying to make this a partisan issue. The Democrats own this one completely and Obama has now proven himself to be the liar we always knew he was. There is no damage control, propaganda or media pandering that will fix this in the public´s eyes. Game over.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: bubby, 2/14/2014 8:03:11 AM     (No. 9732010)

#7 Is exactly right! Further they don´t care because they know nothing will be done about it. The elite GOP and Rinos are a bunch of eunuchs and will not challenge anything obama and the Democrats do. The Democrats, obama and the msm are destroying the greatest healthcare system the world has ever known! The Speaker of the House reaction to this destruction is that obamacare is the law of the land. Every time I see Speaker Boner I am reminded of the comedy skit where he is asked by the press if he could speak his name without crying and of course he couldn´t.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Clinger, 2/14/2014 8:14:43 AM     (No. 9732030)

Once again we are supposed to accept the absurd at face value. You say that´s just rain on my head, well then ok thanks.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Patchy Groundfog, 2/14/2014 8:22:42 AM     (No. 9732038)

If you have no honor, the only things that will change your behavior are a loss of earnings and a jail cell.

There is no reason any person appearing before Congress should not be under oath and prosecuted for perjury at the first sign of falsehoods.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: bnrmusa, 2/14/2014 8:27:26 AM     (No. 9732045)

So #4, are you saying that the boneheads at the Cincy IRS office bungled the gun running operation? That explains why the Cambridge police acted stupidly, and Trayvon never got the Skittles for his brother, even though he looked like Obama.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: bnrmusa, 2/14/2014 8:30:41 AM     (No. 9732054)

Sorry, I meant #2.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Udanja99, 2/14/2014 8:48:58 AM     (No. 9732087)

FTA...we should have anticipated that we would have a rockier rollout than if Democrats and Republicans were both invested in success´.

I seem to remember Republicans being literally locked out of all meetings where this disaster of a law was written. Then I seem to remember that demoncrats wouldn´t even discuss a single suggestion or attempted negotiation with Republicans.

You own it, Zippy, Nancy, Harry, et al. Choke on it, especially this November.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Farmwife1, 2/14/2014 8:54:22 AM     (No. 9732097)

I’ve heard several interviews lately with congresspeople who have been asked “What can you do to stop the prez from breaking the law?” The last guy hemmed and hawed and said unless it is a “high crime or misdemeanor” there is nothing they can do without the help of Harry Reid. So my dear “folks,” the foxes are in charge of the hen house and fried chicken is the main entrée.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Rinktum, 2/14/2014 9:03:41 AM     (No. 9732112)

Narcissists never accept responsibility for their wrongdoings because they can´t comprehend that they could possibly be wrong. It is also the same drive that compels them to lie. Truth is whatever exists in their minds. The freedom his minions have when they lie for him is knowing that they can do it and he will always back them up. That is why Jay Carney is absurdly untruthful with his answers. That is why Sebelius can visit the president 18 times and never discuss any potential problems the Obamacare rollout was facing. Right. Everyone around Obama knows he gets a pass. That is very freeing when you´re trying to cover something up. Lies, misdirection, and propaganda are essential to progress the agenda. A narcissist President and his worshipping administration along with the media in his pocket are doing unmeasurable damage to the country. They have no need to fear a demand for truth or accountability.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: knarfski, 2/14/2014 9:04:29 AM     (No. 9732116)

More evidence that Mr. Obama is not trustworthy…honesty is not a foremost part of his character.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: SaguaroJack, 2/14/2014 9:16:48 AM     (No. 9732131)

Well, we know how the meetings went. Obama yakked and yakked and gabbed and gabbed and talked on and on and on. Sebelius tried to interject something and Obama cut her off, talking for 17 minutes. Sebelius again tried to say something and Obama again cut her off, going on for 22 minutes. Sebelius, glassy eyed, tried to stir out of her coma but Obama was already escorting her to the door.

All 18 meetings.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: mickturn, 2/14/2014 9:20:15 AM     (No. 9732143)

How could he NOT KNOW? He was micromanaging it all!

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Reply 26 - Posted by: RancherJack, 2/14/2014 11:02:32 AM     (No. 9732305)

sub headline .. "it will all come out" ..

No it won´t.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Starlady, 2/14/2014 11:05:27 AM     (No. 9732313)

Representative Rogers was on Fox and Friends this morning. He said those 18 meetings were in the three weeks just before the rollout and they didn´t include phone calls between them.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: suziesuburbanite, 2/14/2014 12:19:44 PM     (No. 9732494)

Maybe the subject never came up.


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Reply 29 - Posted by: Tall Oak, 2/14/2014 1:12:19 PM     (No. 9732590)

As a nation we have become too comfortable. Our citizens can choose to be non productive and still get the creature comforts you had to earn in years gone by. Only the old fashioned concept of personal honor can actually cause you to live like a poor person used to live. Surrender yourself to the government as a victim and you will be taken care of. Granted, you won’t live in luxury, but you won’t be poverty stricken like those that are too proud to knuckle under. We don’t have poor people here in the US like the rest of the world has.

My point? We know in our hearts about the corruption in this administration. We knew that the stimulus package was spent on political pals. We know about the corruption in the federal agencies has been going on. It makes no difference as long as the government provides our present day bread and circuses. Look at the polls, even after the dems are exposed as liars, they’re still backed by their base.

I’m afraid that until we face catastrophe, our downward slide will continue. Just like Rome, our decadence will be our undoing.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: redwhite&blue2, 2/14/2014 3:30:28 PM     (No. 9732771)

They lie, the media lies, academia lies....so many left-wing liberal "progressives" lie to us on a daily basis...Welcome to the USL....The United States of Lies !

Every day I am angered and outraged by the lies I hear and read...yet I am frustrated by the fact that I´m just one schlub who cannot defeat the machine of liars....this really sucks.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: Dodge Boy, 2/14/2014 7:23:40 PM     (No. 9732999)

Despite the 18 times, this is why Obie communicates only in person or by phone so there is no record of what he actually said. It would have been easy for him to condition Sebie as to what to say and what not to say, even in a verbal conversation.

The same can be said for how Obie and Billery communicated during the Benghazi attack. Verbally tells her to stand down then pretends to be asleep - with or without Moochie. Obie don´t leave a paper trail. He knows "email" means "eternal mail".

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Reply 32 - Posted by: nevernaught, 2/14/2014 9:31:15 PM     (No. 9733075)

Obama knows his voters, one in four of them think the sun orbits the earth.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 2/15/2014 2:14:54 AM     (No. 9733226)

#29, we already face catastrophe.

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I began reading the entirety of the first section of the New York Times at nine years old, and continued that practice, more or less, for decades.(snip) ...the power of reverence, intrinsic to what I call the “cascade” of The Times: the near avalanche-like flow and distribution of information through electronic and print networks: through like-minded network newscasts, magazines, local newspaper s, blogs, daytime talk TV, late-night entertainment, statements at media award ceremonies, the celebrity Twitterverse, etc. The cascade rolls through Saturday Night Live, Jon Stewart, The New Yorker, the mouths of third-grade teachers, Elmo, Madonna and Susan Sarandon …through

Deadbeat on the Range
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New York Times, by Timothy Eagan    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/18/2014 3:52:52 PM     Post Reply
Imagine a vendor on the National Mall, selling burgers and dogs, who hasn’t paid his rent in 20 years. He refuses to recognize his landlord, the National Park Service, as a legitimate authority. Every court has ruled against him, and fines have piled up. What’s more, the effluents from his food cart are having a detrimental effect on the spring grass in the capital. Would an armed posse come to his defense, aiming their guns at the park police? Would the lawbreaker get prime airtime on Fox News, breathless updates in the Drudge Report, a sympathetic ear from Tea Party Republicans?

Obama: ´For me, Easter is a story of hope,
a belief in a better day to come´

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Investor´s Business Daily, by Andrew Malcolm    Original Article
Posted By: SurferLad- 4/19/2014 9:16:36 AM     Post Reply
Hi, everybody. For millions of Americans, this time of year holds great meaning. Earlier this week, we hosted a Passover Seder at the White House, and joined Jewish families around the world in their re-tellings of the story of the Exodus and the victory of faith over oppression. And this Sunday, Michelle, Malia, Sasha, and I will join our fellow Christians around the world in celebrating the Resurrection of Christ, the salvation he offered the world, and the hope that comes with the Easter season. These holy days have their roots in miracles that took place long ago. And yet, they still inspire us, guide us, and strengthen us today. They remind us of our

Illinois Dems to offer $100 million in
taxpayer money to lure Obama library site

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Investor´s Business Daily, by Andrew Malcolm    Original Article
Posted By: SurferLad- 4/18/2014 9:15:50 AM     Post Reply
First, the good news: We are close enough to the end of the Obama presidency for his crowd to talk about a presidential library. Now, the bad news: Obama´s retirement is still 1,008 days distant. Plenty of time though to round up the dough to build it somewhere. Figure they need Solyndra-style money, at least $500 million. The last two presidents – Bill Clinton and George W. Bush -- built their legacy edifices totally with private money. [Snip] However, Obama supporters have a different take. They think taxpayers should put up $100 million in public money for Obama´s library.

Every Media Outlet: Hillary
Grandkid the Most Consequential
Baby Since Jesus

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Mediaite, by Tina Nguyen    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/18/2014 10:34:40 AM     Post Reply
Less than 16 hours after Chelsea Clinton announced she was pregnant, a lot of major news outlets started staring into the crystal ball of Chelsea’s womb, wondering what this currently floating zygotic multicellular being meant for the prospects of Hillary Clinton’s 2016 campaign, which is also a floating, zygotic, multicellular being. Their answer: The immaculately conceived Clinton child could mean everything. And no, it’s not just the fact that having a grandchild could be personally fulfilling to Hillary and Bill (mazel tov, by the way), or that a cute baby would be a sweet cherry on top of Hillary’s already

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