Congress is "just kicking the can down the road, none of us ... have any idea how we are going to solve the physician reimbursement issue."

Rep. Pete Stark (D-California), the chairman of the health subcommittee of the House Ways and Means Committee, acknowledging that the override of President Bush's veto of the Medicare funding bill won't solve the long-term problem of funding physician payments, Washington roundup, p. 3.