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Peter S. Canellos | National Perspective

Healthcare overhaul would be risky for a President Obama

Senator Edward M. Kennedy, who recently had brain cancer surgery, is leading the push to revamp the US health system. Senator Edward M. Kennedy, who recently had brain cancer surgery, is leading the push to revamp the US health system. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images/File 2007)
By Peter S. Canellos
Globe Staff / July 8, 2008

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WASHINGTON - The news last week that Democratic senators, led by an ailing but determined Ted Kennedy, are already laying the groundwork for a major revamping of the national health system may or may not be welcome news to Barack Obama. (Full article: 763 words)

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