Roll Call reports.

Kaiser Family Foundation. Copyright 2009 Advisory Board Organization and Kaiser Family Basis. All rights reserved.. Administration officials take health reform reins in Obama’s absence White Home staff and administration officials want to maintain their visibility on healthcare reform this week with open public events and meetings as President Obama travels, Roll Call reports. ‘In public statements and in private meetings with lawmakers, administration officials seemed to convey a feeling of inevitability about the legislation to be able to diminish worries that it’s off track – also to try to get floor action in both chambers this month.’ Among those ‘leading the charge on Capitol Hill while Obama is away are White House Legislative Affairs Director Phil Schiliro and wellness czar Nancy-Ann DeParle.In sum, the current presence of both older and younger siblings influences the development of aggressive behavior in adolescence. Having a brother or an extremely intense sibling of either gender can lead to greater boosts in aggression as time passes. These results are from experts at the University of California, Davis, and are published in the September/October 2007 problem of the journal Kid Development. Researchers looked at 451 sibling pairs, ages 9 through 18, and their parents.