Read more: http://biggovernment.com/2010/01/05/c-span-asks-to-televise-health-care-negotiations/
Congressional Democrats are embarking on an abbreviated negotiation to save Reid the hassle of overcoming more procedural hurdles, but that means the resulting negotiations will be held behind closed-doors as the various stakeholders push for final changes. Liberal Democrats in the House have taken exception with the revised process, but most aides argue a drawn-out conference negotiation would give Senate Republicans too many opportunities to derail the process.
Read more: http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0110/31152_Page2.html#ixzz0brFGsWVa
Obama vows to televise health care debate EIGHT TIMES.
edit: white house press sec dodging a question about it. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iOwBSQySYtw