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Why We Need Medicare for All

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Sen. Bernie Sanders , New York Times
In the wealthiest country on the planet, people shouldn't be deprived of health care simply because they can't afford it.
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Hillary Clinton has serious doubts about Bernie Sander's latest single-payer healthcare plan

Hillary Clinton has serious doubts about Bernie Sander's latest single-payer healthcare plan

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In a new sign of lingering tensions from the 2016 Democratic primary, Hillary Clinton dismissed Sen. Bernie Sanders' call for a single-payer healthcare system in an interview with Vox published Wednesday .
Vox's Ezra Klein asked Clinton , who defeated Sanders to become the Democratic nominee in 2016, what she though of the independent Vermont senator's Medicare-for-all plan , which he is set to release Wednesday.
"Well, I don't know what the particulars are," Clinton said. "As you might remember, during the campaign he introduced a single-payer bill every year he was in Congress - and when...
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Sanders unveils bill expanding Medicare for all

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WASHINGTON - Americans would get health coverage simply by showing a new government-issued card and would no longer owe out-of-pocket expenses like deductibles, according to legislation Sen. Bernie Sanders released Wednesday.
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Bernie Sanders's new Medicare-for-all plan, explained

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Sen. Bernie Sanders' Medicare plan envisions a future in which all Americans have health coverage, Vox reports.
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