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Congressman: No perfect legislation since Mt. Sinai

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Congressman John Dingell admits the health care reform bills that are being considered don't compare favorably with the Ten Commandments.

At Thursday's health care reform summit in Washington, the Michigan Democrat drew a chuckle from colleagues when he said the last perfect piece of legislation handed down was on Mt. Sinai and was written on stone tablets by the hand of God.

Dingell observed, "Nothing like that has been presented to mankind since."

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