The plan revealed Monday by the White House represents President Obama's opening bid in advance of the bipartisan health-care summit on Thursday. It largely embraces the approach taken by the Senate but includes some key changes. What's the same, what's different and what it could ultimately mean for you:
SOURCES: White House, staff reports, Washington Post-ABC News and Newsweek polls, Feb. 2010. | Karen Yourish and Laura Stanton/The Washington Post - February 23, 2010
Obama offers a new proposal on health care Article | President Obama signaled his determination to forge ahead with a Democratic vision of comprehensive health-care reform as he unveiled on Monday an ambitious proposal that would extend coverage to 31 million people, raise taxes on the wealthy and ratchet up regulations on insurers.