POLITICS
03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Anthony Weiner: Obama Administration "Half-Pregnant With The Insurance Industry"

Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) said on Tuesday that the Obama administration is "half-pregnant" with health insurers and pharmaceutical companies, which may jeopardize the success of reform.

The congressman -- who is a leading liberal voice in the healthcare reform debate -- said that rumored deals the White House has struck with big pharmaceutical companies and insurers may guide them to abandon key elements of reform, such as a public health insurance option.

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