The Hill (Washington, DC)
House Democratic leaders on Wednesday night said the long-awaited Congressional Budget Office score of the reconciliation bill will not come out until Thursday, forcing an acknowledgement that a Saturday healthcare vote is likely off the table.
Chicago Tribune (Chicago, IL)
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Mark Kirk says that if voters choose him this fall, he’ll lead the effort to repeal the health care bill should it become law.
Rep. Dennis Kucinich said Wednesday that he will continue to work toward a single-payer program, despite his decision to reverse course and support President Obama’s health care plan.
Washington Post (Washington, DC
Virginia will file a legal challenge to the constitutionality of the Democratic health-care reform bill if Congress approves the measure, a spokesman for Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli II said Wednesday.