The health care reform process is heading into what may be the home stretch. As we record this program mid-week, the House and Senate are finalizing debate rules, and plan to spend the next week or so hashing over two different phone-book-sized bills.
As one senator recently was quoted as saying that by the time President Obama has something to sign, there may be Christmas carolers serenading on the White House lawn.
Back with us to sort out where things stand is Dr. Aaron Carroll, Sound Medicine’s health-care policy analyst as this legislation makes its way through Congress.
It was taped early last week, and it is therefore a few days dated, but I stand by what I said. Go ahead and listen.