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Wasserman Schultz teams up with Obama to pitch health care reform

Debbie Wasserman Schultz will join President Barack Obama at a "health care forum" Thursday -- but it won't be one of the in-your-face Town Hall meetings making the cable television rounds.

The Weston Dem will participate in the forum hosted by Organizing for America -- and Obama will open it up to questions -- via online or conference call. OFA -- the administration's politicial arm based at the Democratic National Committee -- where Wasserman Schultz is vice chair -- is attempting to counter the health care opposition by rallying its troops.

OFA says Obama -- who is heading over to the DNC for the forum -- will update OFA supporters "on the fight to pass real health insurance reform." He'll share the administration's "strategy and message going forward and answer questions from tens of thousands of supporters participating live online and/or via conference call from around the country."

Conservatives have savaged the health care plans and Democrats say they've not been able to fire up supporters like they did in 2008.