The Public Option Lives!

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told reporters in San Francisco today that the health care bill she passes out of the House will contain a version of the much-debated a public option.

That jibes with what I wrote on Tuesday, when I made the case that the public option wasn’t dead.

Dave Mann has been with the Observer since 2003. Before that, he worked as a reporter in Fort Worth and Washington, D.C. He was born and raised in Philadelphia. He thinks border collies are the world’s greatest dogs, and believes in the nourishing powers of pickup basketball.