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Obama admits healthcare overhaul may die on Hill
Modern Healthcare - The Associated Press

No, maybe he can’t. President Barack Obama, who insisted he would succeed where other presidents had failed to fix the nation’s healthcare system, now concedes the effort may die in Congress. The president’s newly conflicting signals could frustrate Democratic lawmakers who are hungry for guidance from the White House as they try to salvage the effort to extend coverage to millions of uninsured Americans and hold down spiraling medical costs.