Obama will make Republican concessions

In a “60 Minutes” interview, President Obama says he will join with Republicans on the issue of medical malpractice suits. (WSJ)

Sen. Max Baucus says he’ll make one last push to reach out to Republicans before joining his party’s line to pass a health care bill. (Bloomberg)

In an interview on Sunday’s “Face the Nation,” Sen. Olympia Snowe says successful health reform will mean taking the public option off the table. (NYT)

South Carolina Rep. Joe Wilson refuses to publicly apologize for shouting out “You lie!” during President Obama’s address to Congress last week. (WSJ)

John J. Sweeney will step down as president of the AFL-CIO and current Secretary-Treasurer Richard Trumka will take over. (NYT)