Becerra: Dems moving closer to 216

Rep. Xavier Becerra (D-Calif.) said Democrats are moving closer to the magic 216 number to pass healthcare reform.

Becerra, the vice chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, did not comment on whether failure to accomodate anti-abortion Democrats such as Bart Stupak (D-Mich.) will lead to loss in yes votes. Becerra said he has confidence Democrats will get the votes.

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