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Jennifer Bendery

Senate Democrats Vent To Obama About Broken Health Care Website | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 11.06.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- More than a dozen Senate Democrats, all up for reelection next year, met privately with President Barack Obama on Wednesday to vent frus...

Sam Stein

Senate Democrats Push Back On Reid Over Health Care Fix Policy | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Disagreements have broken out within the Senate Democratic caucus over Majority Leader Harry Reid’s endorsement of a proposed change t...

Sam Stein

Senate Dems Consider Health Care Fix That Could Hit Poor Consumers The Hardest | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrats on the Hill are growing increasingly convinced and, in some cases, concerned that in an effort to offset the cost of repealing...

It's Time to Enact Health Care Reform With 51 Senate Votes

Robert Reich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Reich

President Obama needs to explain to the American people that he understands their impatience. The Constitution does not require 60 votes in the Senate to pass legislation. A majority will do. That's called democracy.

Baucus: All Senate Dems Will Support health bill

AP | ERICA WERNER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — When it comes time to vote, every Democrat in the Senate – and perhaps more than one Republican – will support legislat...

Sam Stein

Senate Democrats Consider Nightmare Scenario On Health Care | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

There is, currently, a nightmare scenario afflicting Democrats on Capitol Hill with regards to health care reform. And it goes like this: Sometime ear...

AARP Backs Democrats On Medicare Cuts In Senate Health Care Fight

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — With a Senate showdown looming, the politically potent AARP rode to the rescue of Democrats on Wednesday, supporting $460 billion i...