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Health bill faces hurdles in House

Wall Street Journal, February 24, 2010

The healthcare package released by the White House appears to face big hurdles in the House, with abortion and unease among moderates potential stumbling blocks to  passing the legislation, the Wall Street Journal reports. The proposal has drawn mixed reviews from moderate Democrats, who are wary of taking big losses in the November elections and are gauging the bill's unpopularity in polls against the risk of doing nothing, the Journal reports.