Obama Heads to Hill to Push on Health Bill

The Associated Press is reporting that President Obama, urged by Democrats, is headed for Congress in an effort to bring the party together on health care reform:

“Sixty is the precise number needed to overcome Republican stalling tactics in the 100-member Senate. Reid will need all 58 of the Senate’s Democrats along with its two independents….

“A new idea being discussed is a national nonprofit insurance plan that would be administered by the Office of Personnel Management, which oversees the well-liked Federal Employees Health Benefits Program….

“Liberals have been cool to the proposal, as they hold out for a fully government-run plan.”

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-Victoria Harper