Obama Says Health Care Reform Can't Wait

Despite the dim prospects of getting a bill from Congress in the next couple of weeks, President Barack Obama defended his insistence on an August deadline for health care legislation, saying there is no time to waste because the American people need relief now. "If you don't set deadlines in this town, things don't happen," the president said in a prime time press conference tonight. However, he hedged his bet on the deadline by noting that if the bill Congress produces is not a good one by...Full Story
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