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Senate health bill wins 1st vote

Christmas Eve passage likely

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By Lisa Wangsness
Globe Staff / December 21, 2009

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WASHINGTON - Elated Senate Democrats won the first critical procedural vote required to advance major health care legislation just after 1 a.m. this morning, one of four votes required this week to pass the proposal by their self-imposed Christmas deadline. (Full article: 1163 words)

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