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Another healthcare obstacle awaits in states

Wall Street Journal, January 21, 2010

Opponents of the healthcare overhaul are laying plans to use court challenges, state laws, and ballot initiatives to unravel any bill that emerges from Congress. Republican attorneys general and governors in more than a dozen states are threatening to file suit to block a particular provision of the Senate bill that gives a special financial deal to Nebraska. Several have expressed interest in a broader legal challenge to the overhaul even if that provision is removed, the Wall Street Journal reports.