The expanding gap between rich and poor … is helping the rich lead longer lives, while cutting short the lives of those who are struggling …
What do these proposals mean for the 65 million low-income individuals – essentially 1 in 5 – that receive their insurance through Medicaid?
A new coalition was launched this month – Lower Drug Prices Now
Polls repeatedly show that Medicare is one of the most popular domestic programs … Medicare’s popularity, however, comes with almost no understanding of what the program is and how it works.
“Medicare-for-all’s popularity — even as a concept — shows something significant. There is a consensus that the current system needs to fundamentally transform … There’s a commitment to do that. Then we have to argue out the details.”
With H.R. 676 no longer and Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wa.) to soon unveil a revised single-payer bill, here’s our informed perspective on why the new version is shaping up to be a much stronger and more detailed piece of legislation