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New Health Care Whip Count: 190 Yes, 206 No (205-209 with leaners)

• FireDogLake
The leadership says they have the votes, but projecting an aura of confidence has been a key to their pressure strategy. Bart Stupak says Democrats are 16 votes short, but pessimism has been, well, part of his strategy. So I prefer to actually, you know, count the votes. The last count had it at 204-208, if you include leaners. Where are we now?