Obama's Deal

April 13, 2010 / 56m

Season 2010: Episode 15


Health care reform was the first big policy deal taken on by the Obama administration. Many say the young president has bet the midterm elections, possibly his presidency, on the outcome. In a new investigation FRONTLINE goes behind closed doors at the White House, in Congress and the boardrooms of the giant health-care lobby to examine the political battles and costly compromises that defined Barack Obama’s endeavor. [Explore more stories on the original website for Obama’s Deal.]