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They shut down the government, but they can't shut down Obamacare

The government shutdown will cost American taxpayers billions and furlough thousands of federal workers—all to make a political point.

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  • Introducing the OFA Donor Wall

    These people are building this movement, brick by brick.

    Your name can be here—just chip in to help before our critical September 30th fundraising deadline.

  • More good news on Obamacare

    How good are prices on the new health insurance marketplace? Pretty damn good.

    While Washington is focused on the political games being played by Senator Ted Cruz and a group of Republicans in the House who are willing to sabotage the economy over Obamacare, what is making headlines in the rest of America? The facts.

  • What's your Obamacare story?

    If you or someone you know is planning to shop for a health insurance plan on the new health care marketplaces, you can share your story with our easy-to-use tool.

  • Spreading the word: Obamacare is working

    With just two weeks to go before the new health insurance marketplaces open nationwide, OFA volunteers are working hard to make sure their neighbors have all the facts. Millions of Americans with insurance are already starting to see better coverage at lower costs, thanks to Obamacare. When the marketplaces open on October 1st, millions of uninsured Americans will be able sign up for affordable coverage ...

  • Don't let a group of Republicans stop our progress

    We've come a long way since the financial crisis: More Americans are getting back to work, and the middle-class is growing stronger. But a group of House Republicans are risking all this in an attempt to defund Obamacare, a law that's already helping Americans get better health care at a lower cost. Speaking on the five-year anniversary of the financial crisis, President Obama ...

  • Tell Congress: Enough Already

    Congress has until September 30th to pass a responsible budget—but a group of Republicans in the House of Representatives is willing to shut down the government unless Obamacare is defunded. Watch OFA's new video to learn more, then tell Congress: Enough already.
    Enough Already

  • Truth Team: Making health care more affordable

    One of the lesser-known facts about Obamacare is that, starting in 2014, it provides financial help to millions of eligible Americans. This is a big deal—for the country, for the middle class, and for people who have been looking forward to the day that they can finally get affordable health care.

    We have an opportunity to make sure our friends and family know the ...

  • We support Obamacare for our son


    Our son was born with Spina Bifida 45 years ago. When he was in his 20s, he was diagnosed with leukemia. We know firsthand the tremendous expenses parents face with the birth of a child with health problems.

    We were fortunate enough to have health insurance through an employer that covered the cost of 40 surgeries, a bone marrow transplant to cure the leukemia, wheelchairs ...

  • This is nonsense

    Have you heard? Some members of Congress want to shut down the government over #Obamacare. Tell them no: http://t.co/HBekySyUxV— Barack

  • My town hall story

    I’m a small businessman, a father and a husband. For years I’ve been listening to my congressman, Dr. Joe Heck, speak out against Obamac