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If a health care bill passes, one of the unintended consequences of Federal health insurance regulation may be that Congress will decide to directly determine whether health insurance covers certain procedures.

What procedures might Congress explicitly exclude? Well, there's one obvious one that's often a political football, and for which direct federal funds are already prohibited: abortion.

http://edition.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/07/22/health.care.abortion/index.html
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/story/2009/07/22/ST2009072202023.html

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