Update: Rockefeller public option ammendment shot down

The Schumer Ammendment failed by 13 to 10 with Baucus again voting against the public option. Conrad and Nelson voted for public option this go round.

The following Democratic senators voted against the Rockefeller ammendment: Five Democrats opposed the public option: Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D-Mont.), Blanche Lincoln (D-Ark.), Kent Conrad (D-N.D.), Bill Nelson (D-Fla.) and Tom Carper (D-Del.). They were joined by Republicans on the Committee for a vote of 15 to 8.

No votes yet


...after the next election?

Schumer plan? WTF?!?