Sen. Ben Nelson (D-NE) told Poltico that he felt Harry Reid (D-NV) and the White House were leaning toward a national public option with an opt-out: Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D-Mont.) briefed Nelson and other Democratic centrists on Thursday morning. “I keep hearing there is a lot of leaning toward some sort [...]
|By: Jon Walker Thursday October 22, 2009 11:45 am|
|By: Jon Walker Saturday September 19, 2009 4:00 pm|
A total of three different public options have been offered as amendments to Baucus’ bill. The three public options run the gambit from the robust to the weak.