Members of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee (shown here) continue to plow ahead on a health reform package, turning a blind eye to a long-standing bipartisan measure by Sens. Ron Wyden and Bob Bennett.
There is bipartisanship out there, but there seems to be no bipartisanship for government-run health care, Graham said. There are some of us on the Republican side who understand that health care inflation is unsustainable ... and that well meet in the middle. I think as the government-run option collapses, therell be a vacuum and maybe thats when we can start filling that vacuum.
Former Sen. Scott Brown, R-Mass., candidate for U.S. Senate in New Hampshire, holds his hand over his heart during the singing of the national anthem as he waits to take the stage for his town hall campaign rally with Sen. John McCain at the Pinkerton Academy in Derry, N.H., on Monday, Aug. 18, 2014.