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GOP maps strategy to fight reform
Modern Healthcare

House and Senate Republicans met to strategize on killing the Democrats’ $940 billion healthcare package that’s slated for a final vote in the House this weekend.

At a news conference, House Minority Leader John Boehner (R-Ohio) criticized the majority’s potential plans to “ram” the legislation through the House by forgoing a traditional roll call vote on the Senate portion of the legislation, and instead deeming it passed under a rule for a companion bill that contains a number of fixes to the Senate bill.