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LA Times: After healthcare vote, Democrats turn to damage control

by Lisa Mathias

In an LA Times article released today, Mark Barabak explains what happens next, now that “Obamacare” is poised to join the ranks of once-hotly debated but eventually accepted legislation. The Winston Group’s David Winston reacts to the health care vote passed in the House this Sunday night:

“Their choice was to pass bad legislation or prove they’re incapable of governing,” said David Winston, a Republican pollster who works closely with the party’s House and Senate leadership. Moreover, he said, the effort was off point; by far the greatest concern of most voters is the nation’s stubbornly high unemployment rate.

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