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Obama meets with tech executives
from Apple and Google

Washington Times (D.C.), by Tom Howell Jr.

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Posted By:JoniTx, 12/17/2013 3:39:21 PM

President Obama’s meeting Tuesday with executives from tech companies such as Apple and Google will focus in part on the flawed rollout of HealthCare.gov, the federal web portal tied to Obamacare. The meeting is drawing attention because of a federal ruling on Monday that said the U.S. government’s tech-reliant snooping programs may violate the Constitution. But the health care angle will bubble to the surface, too, Reuters reported, as the White House stares down a key deadline for people seeking coverage under the Affordable Care Act. People who lack or lost insurance have until Monday to enroll in a health

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Th-Gr-Sil-Majority, 12/17/2013 4:26:58 PM     (No. 9657694)

...this must be what is commonly called Barry´s "light work schedule", before heading off on his 17 day vacation...

...he´s going to "seek advice on how to make it work better". In typical fashion, he comes late to the game...

...reminds me of all the effort he put in, meeting with his board of "economic advisers"...

...I´m sure they´ll have their Kodak Instamatics out for the event...


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Reply 2 - Posted by: Northern Redman, 12/17/2013 4:32:50 PM     (No. 9657704)

Why did they meet with him? It´s not like he would understand anything they had to say.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: mitzi, 12/17/2013 4:39:54 PM     (No. 9657717)

will focus in part on the flawed rollout of HealthCare.gov

I just posted an article from the Daily Mail which says that the tech execs weren´t aware that Healthcare.gov was going to be discussed.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Jiobaobubai, 12/17/2013 4:46:42 PM     (No. 9657727)

Correct # 3, it was supposed to be about the NSA spying, but the punk never answers the question and constantly changes the subject.

Unless it´s about him.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 12/17/2013 5:37:08 PM     (No. 9657789)

This will be a typical 15 minute meeting followed by a 5 hour lunch.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 12/17/2013 6:09:51 PM     (No. 9657810)

Has he met with Sebelius in the past month?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 12/17/2013 9:39:42 PM     (No. 9657993)

I still do not know what the reason was for the meeting other than that the CEOs wanted to get a resolution, meeting of the minds, lobbying effort? on the NSA illegal pressure for their digital records. Zero was adamant that they not discuss that- but could not (for what ever reason - campaign contributions from billionaires?) avoid the meeting. so, he did what he always does- he simply filibustered it with his meaningless lip balm. I bet more than one CEO wanted to just stand up and walk out while Big Ears was right in the middle of his drivel. I can guarantee you, if I had been there as a "Billion Dollar Big Shot", I most certainly would have. I might even have demostrated one of his famous middle finger nose rubs at him on the way.

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