Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D.-Mont.) says the America’s Healthy Future Act is ready for a vote.

The committee completed amending the bill in the small hours on Friday, after a week spent debating hundreds of amendments, including ones on abortion, a public option and a mandate for individuals to buy health insurance coverage. "We have a bill that will improve the lives of every American," Baucus said in a statement. "And one that does so in a fiscally responsible way."

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