Harry Reid's Public Option Presser
by Nathan Empsall, Mon Oct 26, 2009 at 02:47:48 PM EDT
Here's the conference Josh was talking about.
This is probably the boldest thing Reid has done as Majority Leader. The Q&A includes some interesting words for Olympia Snowe:
On a related note, Congress Daily says the House may vote as soon as the first week of November:
House Democratic leaders are hoping to unveil health reform legislation this week so they can vote on the package by Nov. 6.
House Majority Leader Hoyer has warned members to be available Saturday, Nov. 7, and possibly the Monday and Tuesday before Veterans Day so the chamber can vote on health care. Moving that quickly would put the House out in front of the Senate, an unexpected shift.