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Sebelius: No Backup Plan for Federal Health Reform Law

Following a speech at the National Action Network's annual meeting last week, HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said that the agency does not have a contingency plan if the federal health reform law is struck down by the U.S. Supreme Court. She said federal officials are not discussing a backup plan, noting that she is "confident that [the overhaul] is constitutional."

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