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October 27, 2009 7:21 AM

Swine flu could impact health care overhaul too

If swine flu sneezes, will health care reform catch a cold? Long lines and vaccine shortages could convince millions of Americans — and one or two crucial members of Congress — that a Washington that can't deliver flu shots can't deliver health care reform either. The White House, perhaps sensing the political as well as policy implications of the swine flu effort, stepped up its public response to the sickness over the past week.

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