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CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 23, 2009
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(Studio: Erica Hill; Washington: Jessica Yellin) The seven votes in the Senate today on the health care bill due to the partisan acrimony reviewed & &what will come next between Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, Senator Harry Reid & the White House over combining the House & Senate bills discussed.

(Studio: Erica Hill) Assn. of American Medical Colleges' projected statistics on general primary care physicians cited.

(Studio: Erica Hill; Atlanta: Sanjay Gupta) The issue of the shortage of family doctors, some elements in the bill that could help, the higher income for medical specialists, changes in the medical mindset that have to be made & the difficulties in getting a doctor's appointment discussed. [Massachusetts Governor Mitt ROMNEY - talks about primary care in the state of Massachusetts.]

Hill, Erica;
Yellin, Jessica;
Gupta, Sanjay

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