From The Daily Beast …
*Another day, another health-care announcement: President Obama officially unveils his final health-care package today, a day after he announced he would incorporate four Republican ideas into the final package.
Jake Tapper says Obama will endorse the use of reconciliation in the Senate if Republicans deny the chamber an up-or-down vote.
All eyes will then turn to the House, where health care will live or die by a razor-thin margin-The Wall Street Journal says it has found six Democratic congressmen who voted against the initial House health-care bill who now say they are undecided; the Associated Press says it has talked to nine such congressmen.
The mastermind of Obama’s agenda, chief of staff Rahm Emanuel, is up against calls for his ouster. The Daily Beast’s Richard Wolffe talks to his GOP predecessors about surviving the crossfire.
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