Obama ignores India, signs 9/11 health bill

The bill aims to compensate emergency responders sickened in rubble of 9/11.

Historic Health Bill tabled in Assam assembly

The Assam Public Health
Bill, 2010, aimed at among others free treatment to poor
patients, was today tabled in the state assembly.

House lacks votes to OK Senate health bill: Pelosi

The leader of the House of Representatives said on Thursday she lacks the votes to push the Senate`s sweeping health overhaul bill through the House, a potentially devastating blow to Obama`s top domestic priority issue.

Democrats begin discussing smaller health bill

President Barack Obama and his Democratic allies are conceding for the first time that they may have to accept a less ambitious health overhaul bill than the massive one they`ve struggled for a year to assemble.

Obama prods Congress to pass health bill quickly

President Barack Obama is prodding House and Senate Democrats to get him a final health care bill as soon as possible, encouraging them to bypass the usual negotiations between the two chambers in the interest of speed.

Abortion deal may be hard to keep in health bill

Abortion was a dealmaker. But of hundreds of deals cut so healthcare legislation can stay alive, the hardest to keep may be Senate`s abortion compromise.

Abortion deal may be hard to keep in health bill

Abortion was a dealmaker. But of hundreds of deals cut so healthcare legislation can stay alive, the hardest to keep may be Senate`s abortion compromise.

US healthcare bill all set for Senate approval

A holdout no more, Sen. Ben Nelson agreed Saturday to provide the 60th and deciding vote for sweeping health care legislation in the Senate.

Taxes may rise to pay health care: Obama officials

Two of President Barack Obama`s economic heavyweights said middle-class taxes might have to go up to pare budget deficits or to pay for the proposed overhaul of the nation`s health care system.

US Democrats win approval of health bill in committee

In a triumph for Prez Obama, Democrats narrowly pushed sweeping health care legislation through a key Congressional panel committee Friday night.