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Democrats are urged to preserve broad healthcare overhaul
Los Angeles Times - Noam N. Levey

Even as congressional Democrats began examining ways to scale back their far-reaching health legislation, a wave of consumer groups, patient advocates and doctors on Thursday called on Democrats not to abandon the comprehensive health overhaul they’ve worked so long to pass. “The legislation passed by the House and Senate would broaden access to quality, affordable healthcare to tens of millions of people who are currently uninsured or underinsured,” wrote leaders of AARP, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, Consumers Union, Families USA and Service Employees International Union.