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Take another one out of the NO column and add her as a YES.

"I have very closely taken a look at the compromise version, I read the (Congressional Budget Office) budget analysis today and I have decided that I am going to support this bill and vote for the bill," she said.

Markey was among 39 Democrats who voted against the House version of the reform bill in November, saying the bill did not do enough to control health care costs.

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"Particularly in the out years there's significantly more deficit reduction and I have to say this is going to be the largest deficit reduction bill that I will ever vote for," said Markey, a member of the Blue Dog Caucus of Democratic deficit hawks. - 9 News

UPDATE: TPM has more names to add to the No -> Yes list. Bart Gordon, Charlie Wilson and Luis Gutierrez have all said they will no vote YES>

Markey defeated Marilyn Musgrave in 2008.

Contact info for Markey:
Washington, DC Office

1229 Longworth Building

Washington, DC 20515

p. 202.225.4676
f. 202.225.5870

Northern Regional Office

123 N. College Ave., Suite 220

Ft. Collins, CO 80524

p. 970.221.7110

f. 970.221.7240

Central Regional Office

822 7th St #9

Greeley, CO 80631

p. 970.351.6007
f. 970.351.6068

Southeast Regional Office

301 S. 5th St

Lamar, CO 81052
p. 719.931.4003

f. 719.931.4005

Northeast Regional Office

109 1/2 South Third Street

Sterling, CO 80721

p. 970.522.0203

f. 970.522.1783

Originally posted to Oreo on Thu Mar 18, 2010 at 03:04 PM PDT.

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