Congress Prepares for Health Reform Showdown

Hamilton, Jesse A.
November 2009
Best's Review;Nov2009, Vol. 110 Issue 7, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the approval of the health care bill by the U.S. Senate Finance Committee on October 13, 2009 through a party-line vote of 14-9. The lone Republican in favor of the said legislation was Senator Olympia Snowe who considers the bill as not the final version. Committee chairman Max Baucus spearheaded the said bill through weeks of negotiations with other committee members.


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