President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden react to cheers as they arrive in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, March 23, 2010, just before Mr. Obama signed the health care bill.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., holds a large gavel as she crosses Independence Avenue to the U.S. Capitol before Congress is set to vote on health care reform legislation on Sunday, March 21, 2010, on Capitol Hill in Washington. At right is Rep. David Obey, D-Wisc., at left are Reps. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., Steny Hoyer, D-Md., and John Lewis, D-Ga.
Rod Covenah, left, and Sally Sinacore, right, shout during a tea party protest against the proposed health care plan outside the office of Rep. Melissa Bean, D-Ill., in Schaumburg, Ill. on Tuesday, Mar. 16, 2010.
Rep. Bart Stupak, D-Mich., announces he will vote to pass the health care reform bill after President Obama agreed to sign an executive order reaffirming the ban on the use of federal funds to provide abortions as the house prepares to vote on health care reform in the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Sunday, March 21, 2010.
Protesters gather on the East Front of the U.S. Capitol in front of the House of Representative before the House prepares to vote on health care on Capitol Hill in Washington on Sunday, March 21, 2010.
From left, GOP Conference Chair Mike Pence, R-Ind., Minority Leader, John Boehner, R-Ohio, and Minority Whip Eric Canter, R-Va., at the House GOP Conference held a meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington, Saturday, March 20, 2010.