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Health care reform offers promise to millions but lacks cost control
Oakland Tribune

The historic health care bill that passed the House on Sunday and was signed by President Barack Obama on Tuesday is a complex piece of legislation that will make sweeping changes in the nation’s health care system. There are several promising aspects to the reform package that address long-standing shortcomings with health care delivery in the United States. But there are also legitimate concerns about rising costs and possible constitutional problems with part of the measure.