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Public Option Health Care

Tom Daschle: Public Option Killed By 'Understanding' Between Legislators, Hospitals, Insurers

Wonk Room | Igor Volsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In his book, Daschle reveals that after the Senate Finance Committee and the White House convinced hospitals to to accept $155 billion in payment red...

Sam Stein

McAuliffe Comes Out Swinging: Without Public Option, Health Care A "Failure" | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Former Democratic National Committee Chair Terry McAuliffe is demanding his party take a stand on health care legislation that the president and many ...

NY Times/CBS News Poll: Wide Support For Government-Run Option Competing With Private Insurers

New York Times | KEVIN SACK and MARJORIE CONNELLY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Americans overwhelmingly support substantial changes to the health care system and are strongly behind one of the most contentious proposals Congress ...