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This Health-Care Vote Is Vitale to the Nation’s Future

At least 32 House Democrats want to vote “no”; and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi can only permit a few – a final four? one? — to do so. How to decide? Perhaps an elimination tournament . . . or would that be considered March Madness?

As with that other tournament full of folks from all over the country trying to avoid elimination, there is talk of it expanding to 96.

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