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Reid's recipe for getting healthcare deal done

Washington Post, December 4, 2009

Majority Leader Harry M. Reid has assumed full ownership of the healthcare overhaul that includes a 2,074-page bill that would cost $848 billion over 10 years and institute the most far-reaching changes to the system in generations, the Washington Post reports. Reid's goal is to the the bill backed by the 60 senators needed for final passage, something he hopes will come to pass as soon as late next week. Here, the Post offers his strategy to get it done.