The Hill, with text and video (00:26) from his appearance on "Face the Nation," courtesy of Jed Lewsion:
The healthcare reform bill that emerges from Congress this year will include a government-run public health insurance option, regardless of the bipartisan negotiations seeking a compromise in the Senate, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) said Sunday.Howie P.S.: There is a Yiddish expression that my grandmother used to tell me:
The administration expects Congress to keep to its timetable and have legislation passed by both chambers before the August recess, Biden said. "I’m betting we will get a bill."
From your lips to God's ears.