A short, hot summer…

When Melody Barnes was here in California, she added extra urgency to President Obama’s nationally televised quote that “let there be no doubt: health care reform cannot wait, it must not wait, and it will not wait another year.”

She said at the White House forum two weeks ago that in order to pass a bill “this year,” then we have essentially “100 days” to craft legislation in order to meet that goal..essentuial

The shortness of the timeline is underscored by Senators Baucus and Kennedy, chairs of the key Senate committees, which yesterday proposed that they will mark up a bill in June! The full text of the letter is at The Treatment.

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