Dems Want Interim Senator For Health-Care Vote

Gov. Deval Patrick should be allowed to name an interim replacement to fill the late Ted Kennedy's senate seat because it would help ensure health care overhaul legislation gets passed, Democrats told a packed State House hearing. Follow WBUR's coverage.

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Rachel Zimmerman previously reported on health and the intersection of health and business for WBUR. She is working on a memoir about rebuilding her family after her husband’s suicide. 



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