Omaha Public Radio News
Sat December 19, 2009
Health care bill headed for final passage Thursday
By Katie Knapp Schubert
Omaha, NE – Nebraska Senator Ben Nelson was one of 60 yes votes Tuesday on the $871 billion health care reform bill. It was the second of three test votes needed before final passage.
Senator Mike Johanns voted against the bill.
The health care bill must pass one more test vote before its final passage. The final vote could happen Thursday.