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Brian Buetler:

House Retains Public Option In Compromise, But Delays Vote Until September: Ok, here's some late breaking detail on the nature of the compromise between House Blue Dogs and Democratic leaders. I'll fill in more blanks as I get more information, but here's my immediate read on the situation: Substantively, leadership seems to have given up very little, but, Blue Dogs succeeded at slow walking the bill, which won't get a vote until after the August recess...