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Pelosi: House won’t pass Senate bill to save health-care reform
Washington Post - Shailagh Murray and Paul Kane

As Democrats continued to grapple with the consequences of their loss in Massachusetts, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday eliminated the most obvious avenue for completing health-care reform, saying the House will not embrace the version of the legislation already approved by the Senate. “I don’t think it’s possible to pass the Senate bill in the House,” Pelosi told reporters after meeting with her caucus. “I don’t see the votes for it at this time.”

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