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ETF Sector Roundup: Stalling Health-Care Reform

A quick overview of some health-care ETF plays and some stats to consider.

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The health-care reform saga rolls on. Those hoping for clarity out of Washington following last week's bipartisan Healthcare Summit were probably disappointed at what essentially amounted to seven hours of nationally televised political theatre.

In case you missed it, here's a quick recap: A bipartisan compromise appears even less likely than before. In short, Republicans, imploring the president and Congress to scrap the bill and start from scratch, refused to back the proposed Democratic bill, citing the overall cost of the bill, the lack of tort reform, and sweetheart deals cut with certain states.

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