From left, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. and Senate Minority Whip Jon Kyl of Ariz., talk at a health care reform meeting at the Blair House in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 25, 2010.
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