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Hurdles of health reform defy belief
Sacramento Bee

It is unclear at this point whether the Senate will be able to pass health care reform legislation. What is crystal clear is that this nation’s health care system can’t continue on its current course. The cost and waste involved with this country’s method of health care delivery are arguably the great threat to its future, even more than a foreign enemy. The fact that Congress’ latest attempt at reform has progressed so fitfully, amid so much need, says much about the vacuum of leadership in Washington – particularly in the Republican Party.