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GOP exploiting Dems’ splits on health care
San Francisco Chronicle

As Republicans work to prevent a health care bill from reaching President Obama, they are scrambling to exploit divisions between Democrats in the House and Senate.

Speaking to reporters Tuesday, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., warned House Democrats that they would be taking a colossal risk if they approve the Senate’s version of health care legislation before the Senate had acted to remove some of the bill’s most contentious provisions.