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Bush Offers Plan for Health Care Reform

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Bush Offers Plan for Health Care Reform

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Bush Offers Plan for Health Care Reform

Bush Offers Plan for Health Care Reform

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President Bush's State of the Union address includes plans to overhaul the nation's health care system. The president calls for computerized health records, curbs on "wasteful and frivolous" medical lawsuits and tax breaks for those who buy their own health insurance. Economists say the proposals as a package could reduce costs. Hear NPR's Joanne Silberner.

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