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U.S. Rep. John B. Larson, who is recovering from heart surgery, will host a conference call at 6 p.m. tonight with more than 50,000 1st District constituents. The subject of the call will be the controversial national health care legislation.

To participate in the call please call Larson’s Hartford office at (860) 278-8888. Larson will hold an in-person town hall meeting next week in West Hartford. U.S. Rep. Joe Courtney, D-2, will also hold a conference call on the same topic tonight at 6:30 p.m. To participate in that call please call Courtney’s Norwich office at (860) 886-0139.