The Senate this morning took another step toward passing a $871 billion health care bill with a vote to cut off debate and pass a 383-page amendment. But the battle is far from over.
After senators pass the health care legislation, it will have to be reconciled with the House bill in the conference committee. Both chambers have to approve the exact same bill, with a simple majority, before sending it to the president.
Democrats say the final health care bill will pass before President...Full Story