Obamacare Enrollment Deadline for Jan. 1 Coverage

The president enjoys the holidays in Hawaii while a big deadline for his health care law hits.
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To president obama now. He's enjoying the holidays with his family in hawaii as we approach a key deadline for obamaca obamacare. Jon karl is in hawaii right you. Reporter: Good morning, george. Officials say they're ready for this. The first big deadline, big test. They say the website is ready to hand al surge in traffic expected today. The call centers are beefed up. Now 12,000 people available to take calls, helping people enroll, help them through the process. The president said more than 1 million people have now enrolled through the health care law. That is a big improvement, a massive improvement, in fact. The goal is 7 million enrollees BY MARCH 31st. They still have a long way to go. They do. The president has a long way to go on his vacation. Will spend a full two weeks after his vacation getting interrupted last year. What have they been doing so far? Reporter: It will be one of the longest vacations he's had so far. He's had a round of golf. Took the family out for dinner. Took in college basketball game. The president is never truly on vacation, even when he's here in hawaii. He's been getting national security briefings on the situation in is udan and progress on the health care rollout. Let's go to dan for the other

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