Sens. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn.; Ben Cardin, D-Md.; and Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., have joined their colleagues in calling for the use of the budget reconciliation process to include a government-run option in the health reform bill. Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, has not yet expressed support, but his spokeswoman said he "has always strongly supported the public option and will continue to fight for comprehensive health care reform."

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