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Historic OK on health

House approves overhaul, sends measure to president; Republicans battle to the end

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By Matt Viser and Susan Milligan
Globe Staff / March 22, 2010

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WASHINGTON — The House last night overcame vociferous opposition and approved the largest expansion of health care coverage in four decades, after President Obama and Democratic leaders capped a frenzied day of negotiations and locked down a narrow majority to win a prized domestic policy goal. (Full article: 1355 words)

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