McConnell: Health Care Repeal Pledge?

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., told me health care reform will be center stage in Republican efforts take back Congress in 2010 and will be a significant factor in the 2012 presidential race.

When I asked McConnell if, assuming a health care reform bill is signed into law and Republicans do take back the Senate in 2010, he would work to repeal the measure, he wouldn’t directly answer the question.

But, he didn’t challenge the impression he left with this reporter that repeal was high on the GOP agenda.

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