Senate Compromises on Healthcare Bill

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On his way to Europe to pick up his Nobel Prize, the President today commended Democrats in the Senate for an agreement arrived at last night to dispose of one of the most controversial aspects of health care reform, the so-called "public option." We hear what's known so far about the details of the deal, and find out what happened yesterday with regard to Medicare and abortion.

Credits

Guests:
Emily Pierce - Roll Call - @emilyprollcall, Jonathan Cohn - Huffington Post - @CitizenCohn, Emily Friedman - independent health policy and ethics analyst, Carolyn Lochhead - San Francisco Chronicle - @carolynlochhead

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Andrea Brody, Katie Cooper, Sonya Geis