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Will It Pass? The Odds on Health Care
New York Times

The House leadership is now engaged in the art of procedural jujitsu in hopes of winning 216 votes to approve the Senate health bill and push through the most expansive health care overhaul since the creation of Medicare.

Efforts over four decades have gone down to defeat. Will health legislation pass this time? We asked some political observers for an assessment of the forces that are driving this effort to a conclusion.