|By Jason Wells, Glendale News-Press, Calif.|
On one side, Rep.
He also praised conservative Chief Justice
By doing so, Schiff said, Roberts "chose a different legacy," and avoided becoming part of a partisan institution -- something that was "enormously important to maintaining the independence and reputation of the court."
"In doing so, he helped bolster confidence in the
But on the other side on spectrum was Rep.
Dreier, whose district includes
In an interview, Schiff said his office had fielded "a lot" of inquiries and phone calls from constituents who represent a wide range of views on the healthcare law.
He acknowledged that people may have reservations about healthcare reform.
"But I do think it's important that
As for vows by his Republican colleagues to repeal what Senate Minority Leader
"We're just multiplying the nonproductive work going on in the House," he said.
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