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Obama Signs A Med Student’s Lab Coat: ‘Go Obamacare!’

By Tara Culp-Ressler  

"Obama Signs A Med Student’s Lab Coat: ‘Go Obamacare!’"


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After a campaign event in Iowa on Friday, Obama penned his name and a personal message — “Go Obamacare!” — on Shadee Giurgius’ lab coat. Giurgius, a first-year medical student at Iowa University, told CNN that Obama’s health care reform law affects him “personally” since he remains on his parents’ health insurance under the Obamacare provision that allows young adults to be covered up to age 26. Giurgius said he hopes to put his souvenir to use. “People are telling me to frame it, of course. I kind of want to wear it. If it’s allowed, I’ll wear it,” he said:

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