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Senate approves landmark health-care reform bill

The Senate passed a landmark health-care bill by a vote of 60-39 on Thursday, Dec. 24, 2009 that would expand health-care coverage to more Americans and begin an overhaul of Medicare and the private insurance market.

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Medicare Advantage provision going smoothly so far
Article | One of the most significant savings envisioned in the new health- care law - limiting payments to the private health plans that cover 11 million older Americans under Medicare - is, so far, bringing little of the turbulence that the insurance industry and many Republicans predicted.

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