Rockefeller's Public Option Amendment failed in the SFC:
"The final vote was 8-15 with 5 Democrats--Conrad, Lincoln, Carper, Bill Nelson, and Chairman Baucus--voting with all Republicans to kill the proposal."
Rockefeller's Public Option Amendment Fails; Schumer's Public Option Up Next | TPMDC
This was the 'strong' public option amendment in the finance committee. There's still a Schumer amendment, and a Schumer/Cantwell amendment (other public option versions), and Snowe's triggered public option amendment.
I am thinking the bill will come out of Finance with no public option