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December 22, 2009 8:21 AM

Dems win 2 more health care votes as time is running out for GOP

The Senate Tuesday morning voted to approve a Democratic-authored package of compromises and cut off another Republican effort to engage in extended debate, inching the historic health care plan closer to final passage later this week. One more procedural vote is scheduled for Wednesday. Assuming the Democrats win that as well, the final vote on the health care plan will come on Christmas Eve.

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