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Snowe went ‘back and forth’ till end

Says ‘aye’ vote for final bill not a done deal

Olympia J. Snowe of Maine spoke with reporters after casting the only Republican vote in favor of the Senate finance committee’s health care bill. She is very deliberate; for months she has decried the “artificial deadlines’’ that Democrats set for themselves. Olympia J. Snowe of Maine spoke with reporters after casting the only Republican vote in favor of the Senate finance committee’s health care bill. She is very deliberate; for months she has decried the “artificial deadlines’’ that Democrats set for themselves.
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By Lisa Wangsness and Susan Milligan
Globe Staff / October 14, 2009

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Nobody knew for sure what Senator Olympia J. Snowe would do yesterday when the Finance Committee gathered to vote on its health care bill - not even Snowe. (Full article: 675 words)

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