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Will Massachusetts’ Health Law Derail Romney’s Presidential Ambitions?

Politico: Mitt Romney's Massachusetts Health Care Law Could Flatline His 2012 Ambitions
Mitt Romney doesn't really want to talk about "RomneyCare," the universal health care plan he signed into law as Massachusetts governor. But the topic is already bubbling up in early primary states - offering a stark warning that his presidential run is likely to be haunted by unfavorable and potentially crippling comparisons between Romney's plan and President Barack Obama's sweeping national health care overhaul (Hunt, 2/22). This is part of the KHN Morning Briefing, a summary of health policy coverage from major news organizations. Sign up for an email subscription.