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On health, President Obama takes team approach

New York Times, March 3, 2009

In separating the roles of health czar and health secretary, President Obama is adding to an already large stable of experts who will help him in his effort to overhaul the healthcare system. But it was not immediately clear who would dominate, or who would corral members of the ever-growing team, with their varying viewpoints. While all the players agree that the goal is providing affordable health insurance to all, they have expressed different ideas about how to get there.