Obama signs bill to avoid ‘fiscal cliff’

Published on NewsOK Modified: January 3, 2013 at 12:07 am •  Published: January 3, 2013

While in Hawaii two years ago, though, Obama personally signed legislation providing aid to first responders of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act. The White House released a photograph of the moment.

Obama landed in Hawaii in the early hours of Wednesday morning, after an overnight flight from Washington. After a brief stop at his rental home to reunite with family, he immediately launched into his vacation routines — a morning trip to the gym and later a round of golf, both on the grounds of the secure Marine Corps Base Hawaii.


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