President Barack Obama is backed by Vice President Joe Biden, left, and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi as he addresses a joint session of Congress on health care reform.
President Barack Obama is backed by Vice President Joe Biden, left, and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi as he addresses a joint session of Congress on health care reform. Olivier Douliery / MCT
President Barack Obama is backed by Vice President Joe Biden, left, and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi as he addresses a joint session of Congress on health care reform. Olivier Douliery / MCT

Obama offers compromises to get health care bill passed

September 09, 2009 8:25 PM