Believe whatever fantasies you want, but the individual mandate with a public option was not the same as single payer. That was indeed killed early in the process because many Dems did not support it.
The timeline is accurate, deal with it. Facts are facts, live in your happy world of “alt-facts.”
Republicans plan to vote on their bill before July 4th. A bill you still have not seen because it is a secret. How you can defend that is incomprehensible.