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Pelosi: No Obstacle To Senate Acting First On Health Care Reform


"No. It is not an obstacle to this path forward."

"There's a certain degree of pressure on the House...pass [the Senate] bill and then we'll pass yours, and this or that," Pelosi added. "But that's not going to happen. And we want to be very clear on that."

Back over to you, Harry Reid.

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