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GOP sour to Obama’s new proposal
Modern Healthcare - Matthew DoBias

Republicans were quick to hit back at the Obama administration after the White House today released a $950 billion proposal to reshape the U.S. healthcare system. The blueprint was released this morning, but a bipartisan solution could prove a tall order. Rep. Joe Barton of Texas, the senior most Republican on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, said he is hopeful that Thursday’s summit could yield an opportunity for Republican principles, but is less optimistic that it will.