Healthcare reform: Do House Democrats have the votes to pass it?
For House Democrats to win passage of healthcare reform, 216 lawmakers must vote 'yea.' The vote could come as early as this week.
For the House to approve the legislation, 216 lawmakers must vote “yea.”
But later during the CNN program, House Republican leader John Boehner said there was “bipartisan opposition” to efforts to pass healthcare reform. “I’m doing everything I can to prevent this bill from becoming law,” he said.