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The latest town hall meeting on health care reform in the area targeted a single demographic. Leisure World is a sprawling age-restricted retirement community in Montgomery County. And it was there where seniors, and only seniors, were able to discuss the current health care bill with Congressman Chris Van Hollen. The questions were civil...but pointed.

Matt Bush reports...

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