Democrats have made health care reform one of their top priorities for the 110th Congress. They are pushing for equal access to affordable health care by fixing the prescription drug program and investing in stem cell and other medical research.
The Observer profiles freshmen representatives who campaigned on health care and related issues, and tracks their progress in their first 100 days in office.
Rep. Michael Arcuri, D-N.Y.
Rep. Nancy Boyda, D-Kan.
Rep. Baron Hill, D-Ind.
Rep. Dave Loebsack, D-Iowa
Rep. Ed Perlmutter, D-Colo.
Rep. Heath Shuler, D-N.C.
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