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Obama joins congressional leaders in talks to work out healthcare kinks

Washington Post, January 14, 2010

President Obama spent several hours with congressional leaders in a negotiating session aimed at resolving differences between the House and Senate Democrats over healthcare legislation and pushing reform to passage, the Washington Post reports. An aide to Senate Majority Leader Harry M. Reid (D-NV) said the goal is to submit a compromise package to congressional budget analysts for a final cost estimate by early next week, the Post reports.