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Obama Late to Obamacare Event

11:26 AM, Oct 21, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
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Today's Obamacare event was supposed to start at the White House at 11:25. But President Obama is late. 

From the president's public schedule:

Later in the morning, the President will deliver remarks in the Rose Garden on the Affordable Care Act. The President will be joined by consumers, small business owners, and pharmacists who have either benefitted from the health care law already or are helping consumers learn about what the law means for them and how they can get covered. The group will include individuals who have already applied for and enrolled in quality, affordable coverage through the Marketplaces and those who are planning to after exploring and comparing their new health care options. The remarks will be live streamed at WhiteHouse.gov/live. The President’s remarks are open press. 

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11:25AM        THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks on the Affordable Care Act

Rose Garden 

Open Press (Pre-Set 10:00AM; Final Gather 11:00AM– North Doors of the Palm Room)

For now, we wait.

UPDATE: Here he is, 7 minutes late:

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