By a vote of 66 to 32, the U.S. Senate has approved legislation to extend the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP).
The program is aimed at children in families who cannot afford private insurance, but earn too much money to qualify for Medicaid. The program, which currently covers close to 7 million children, is expected to grow to 11 million children.
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