Defunding poses what former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle calls a "very serious threat" to the healthcare reform, according to an interview with Kaiser Health News. Daschle also is worried about implementation.
Because much of what happens will occur at the state level, governors could affect the level of support and the implementation's success. Just how much support the reform will get is up in the air, because 37 governor seats are up for grabs in this election cycle, he noted.
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