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Power Breakfast: The Health Care Bill Repeal Debate

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With both House and Senate out for the week, we take this opportunity to check in on the status of something other than the budget (though not unrelated). The health care bill repeal debate. To recap: The House passed a repeal bill but the Senate rejected it. Sen. Mike Enzi, a Republican from Wyoming, would like everyone to know that reports of the death of the repeal effort are premature.

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