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Did Obama Move Health Care Forward?
New York Times - The Editors

President Obama’s speech to Congress did nothing to resolve differences between the House and the Senate on health care legislation, which is now stalled by internal disputes among the Democrats and lock-step opposition from the Republicans. But he defended his proposal as a vast improvement over the status quo, and warned Democrats not to “run for the hills.” Can President Obama’s words change the political dynamic? Where will the health care overhaul go from here, if it goes anywhere at all?