[Washington, D.C., September 26. Image via Getty.]

WASHINGTON - SEPTEMBER 26: (AFP OUT) U.S. President Barack Obama and the first lady Michelle Obama attend the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation's Annual Phoenix Awards Dinner at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center September 26, 2009 in Washington D.C. Obama spoke about his plan for healthcare reform during the event. (Photo by Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images)