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Valley Democrats Cardoza and Costa are key to big health care vote
Sacramento Bee

With a Capitol Hill showdown only days away, two San Joaquin Valley congressional Democrats remain crucial and undecided votes on a controversial health care bill.

The pressure is building on Reps. Dennis Cardoza of Atwater and Jim Costa of Fresno. In some ways, they hold the bill’s fate in their hands – as well as several political futures: the president’s, the party’s and their own.