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Sen. Baucus tries to sell Dems on healthcare plan, as Obama heads to U. of Maryland
By Brooke Hart

President Obama is about to reach into one of his biggest pockets of supporters to make his case for healthcare reform. He’ll speak to college students at the University of Maryland, just one day after Senator Max Baucus released his plan for overhaul. The White House calls the plan “an important building block for reform.” Its first hurdle will be getting it out of the Senate committee where it came from.