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While confident healthcare will pass this year, Democrats still search for a plan

New York Times, January 29, 2010

Democratic leaders in Congress voiced optimism that they would adopt major healthcare legislation this year, and they said that doing so was a crucial element of President Obama's broader agenda to create jobs, revive the economy, and reduce federal budget deficits. But legislative leaders said that they did not have an immediate strategy for advancing a healthcare measure and described their time frame as open-ended, the New York Times reports.