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What does it mean to ’start over’ in healthcare reform?
Los Angeles Times - Jon Healey

Lots of folks, particularly conservatives, want to cast the special Senate election in Massachusetts ON Tuesday as a referendum on Obamacare. I’m not close enough to Massachusetts politics to say how big a factor that is, but clearly Republican Scott Brown is emphasizing his opposition to the Democrats’ healthcare reform proposals. “As your senator, I will insist they start over,” he said on the campaign trail Sunday. But what would a do-over mean, policywise?