Recess is Over: Resuming Health Care Debate

Back from vacation, both Congress and the president to resume wrangling

Monday, September 07, 2009

President Obama is preparing his Wednesday address on health care reform to a joint session of Congress. Aides say the president is about to adopt a more vigorous role in the debate as lawmakers return from recess. We talk to Takeaway regular Julie Mason of the Washington Examiner and Theda Skocpol, professor of government and sociology at Harvard University and author of "Boomerang: Health Care Reform and the Turn against Government."


Julie Mason and Theda Skocpol

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