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Obama Calls Health-Care Bill ‘Middle of the Road’
San Francisco Chronicle

President Barack Obama took to the road today to tout health-care legislation, calling it a “middle-of-the-road solution” that will bring immediate help to small business owners, seniors and the uninsured.

“It’s not single-payer; some people wanted that,” Obama said to a crowd of about 2,700 gathered in a gym in Portland, Maine. “And it’s not what some on the right wanted.”