He's Back: Obama Lectures Congress on Finding Courage to Save Obamacare

Katie Pavlich
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Posted: May 08, 2017 1:30 PM
He's Back: Obama Lectures Congress on Finding Courage to Save Obamacare

Now that he's done with his swanky vacation on Richard Branson's private island, former President Barack Obama is diving right back into politics. 

During an acceptance speech at the JFK Library Sunday night, Obama called on Congress to be courageous in defending and upholding Obamacare. 

"I hope that current members of Congress recognize it takes little courage to aid those who are already powerful, already comfortable, already influential, but it takes great courage to champion the vulnerable and the sick and the infirm," he said after receiving a Profiles in Courage award. 

Obama added he is interested in becoming more involved with political issues in the future. In other words, he isn't planning to do the respectful thing by living post-presidential life quietly.

Over to you, George W. Bush: