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A Check Up For The Health Care Bill

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A Check Up For The Health Care Bill

A Check Up For The Health Care Bill

A Check Up For The Health Care Bill

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This week, Congress begins the task of writing a health care bill that could remake one sixth of the nation's economy. You heard that right. Health care accounts for one out of every six dollars Americans spend.

Host Liane Hansen speaks with NPR's Julie Rovner to preview what to expect.