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A Health Care Issue Both Parties Can Agree On

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Political Theater Starred This Week

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif. (center), accompanied by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nev., (left) and House Majority Whip James Clyburn of S.C. — speaks with reporters after an all-day bipartisan health care summit on Thursday. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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President Obama speaks as he hosts a bipartisan meeting to discuss health overhaul legislation at Blair House in Washington, D.C. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Health Care Overhaul Summit Cements Differences

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President Obama was joined at Thursday's health care summit by Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Minority Leader John Boehner, among others. Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP hide caption

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