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Obamas' Cost of Living in the White House: $1.4 Billion a Year

lmarklin Wrote: Mar 11, 2013 10:49 AM
How in the world can the first family's annual health care cost be $7 million? That is beyond ridiculous. Are the Obamas' seeing doctors every day? Unbelievable!
BigDog848 Wrote: Mar 11, 2013 10:53 AM
I imagine the medical staff and other requirements run this high. This is probably equal to any other president. Flying to hawaii every 15 minutes is a problem.
Ken6226 Wrote: Mar 11, 2013 10:52 AM
I suppose they're exempt from ObamaCare?

As Carol touched on yesterday, while the White House keeps its doors closed to the people under the guise of "devastating sequestration," First Lady Michelle Obama is preparing for her glitzy 50th birthday party with performances by Adele and Beyonce. Although the party is being touted as private and therefore paid for by the Obamas, taxpayers will still have to foot the bill for secret service and other accommodations at the White House for the event. Meanwhile, President Obama just held a fancy dinner for Republicans just six blocks away from the White House and of course he took...