Schumer Declares Moral Victory On Public Option | Talking Points Memo

Echoing Sen. Jay Rockefeller’s (D-WV) insistence this afternoon that the public option is not dead, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) declared on MSNBC’s Hardball that the 13-10 vote rejecting his public option amendment to a Senate Finance Committee health care reform bill is a kinda-sorta victory.


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