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IN BRIEF

House Democrats Scramble to Resolve Differences

NOVEMBER 06, 2009

“House leaders struggled Thursday to settle differences … in time to pass expansive health care reform Saturday. The push to garner the 218 votes needed for passage came as congressional Republicans and thousands of conservative activists gathered on the West Lawn of the Capitol — just below the steps where Democrats released their bill last week — to protest what they call a government takeover of health care that will lead to extraordinary new taxes.” (Washington Times, Friday)

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