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How Immigration Reform Influences Health Care Reform
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Fred Bauermeister has watched them pass through his clinic doors for decades: chronically ill, uninsured men, women and children who have delayed medical care because they are in the country illegally. But now a political deal may be in the works that after many years could bring health benefits to millions of undocumented people. A bandwagon of endorsements last week by congressional Republicans have aligned with vows by President Obama and Senate Democrats to establish comprehensive immigration reform.