PHOTO: Obama Gets Good News On Obamacare Enrollment

President Barack Obama received an update from his aides on the pace of enrollment for his signature legislative achievement also known as Obamacare on Tuesday morning.

Sign-ups for the federal health insurance exchange surged Monday night and are on track to hit the projected number of 7 million, officials announced.

Pete Souza, the White House photographer, posted a photo to Twitter of the president in the Oval Office:

White House officials responsible for the law’s online portal, HealthCare.gov were also spotted popping champagne bottles in celebration early Tuesday morning.

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