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Health care not dead, Rep. Miller vows
Contra Costa Times - Lisa Vorderbrueggen

A key voice in the House health insurance legislation negotiations has vowed to keep fighting for the beleaguered bill, decrying what he called a bad strategy of kowtowing to a 60-vote supermajority in the U.S. Senate. “I think we’ll have a bill this year,” said Rep. George Miller, D-Martinez, after his feisty and occasionally defiant speech to business and other local leaders Monday morning.