Obama, Reid May Be Leaning Toward Public Option Opt-Out

By: Thursday October 22, 2009 11:45 am

  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 [...]

 

Three Public Option Amendments Submitted For Baucus’ Bill

By: 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.

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