Socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders' (I-VT) radical agenda would effectively double the size of government with at least $60 trillion in new spending, according to modest estimates.
More than 1.2 million healthcare jobs are at risk under Medicare for All, according to a study released Monday.
CNN correspondent Christine Romans on Friday delivered a warning to politicians who are trying to remake health care, noting the system makes up one-fifth of the U.S economy.
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California Gov. Gavin Newsom is expected to offer free health care to illegal aliens age 65 and older in his new state budget, which is due to be unveiled on Friday, which would make California the first state to do so.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.) saw a significant dip in fundraising in the last quarter of 2019 with a $21.2 million haul, which also trailed her three strongest challengers for the 2020 Democratic nomination.
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) made a distinction between his plan to introduce Medicare for All in the United States and Sen. Elizabeth Warren's plan, contending that his implementation would occur much faster.
"I'm glad you raised that, because the truth is, it's not quite the same," Buttigieg responded. "Medicare is Medicare."
Many Democrats believe that party infighting over the future of health care is sending mixed messages to voters, according to a report released Tuesday.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has switched up her rhetoric on Medicare for All in recent weeks, using the word "choice" while talking about her proposal to move the country onto a single-payer system.
House Democrats are pushing Medicare for All plans that would require taxpayers to pay for abortion. Lawmakers are attempting to use Medicare for All to effectively repeal the Hyde Amendment, a decades-old provision that prohibits federal funding of abortion with narrow exceptions in cases of rape, incest, and concern for the health of the mother. ...
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An analysis from the University of Pennsylvania’s Penn Wharton Budget Model released this week found that Sen. Elizabeth Warren's (D-MA) wealth tax would not raise as much as her campaign claims.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) told a group of supporters over the weekend she is "tired" of being told free college and Medicare for All are handouts, arguing "nobody else is giving us a damn thing."
Democratic presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren brushed off a question on how she planned to pay for an expensive new education proposal, saying "there's always money."
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Pundits have a ready explanation when one of their favorites loses or ends a campaign: The voters just didn't get to know the candidate the way media do. He or she was too wonky, or eager to please, or insular, or revealing, or uncertain for the masses. The electoral process made it impossible for him or her to connect with voters. The classic example is Hillary Clinton, who has re-introduced herself to the public umpteen times over the decades. A friend who knows her once told me I would like Clinton if only I got to meet her informally. I had a good laugh at that one.
Former Vice President Joe Biden on Monday mocked the enthusiasm his fellow 2020 contender Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) has engendered with voters in Iowa.
Former Vice President Joe Biden accused South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg on Monday of stealing his healthcare plan.
Pete Buttigieg on Sunday told a Hispanic worker in South Carolina that illegal immigrants would have access to government-funded health care.
Mayor Pete Buttigieg's (D) surge is transcending early primary states and beginning to reflect nationally, a post-debate Quinnipiac University national poll released on Tuesday revealed.
Former president Barack Obama privately remarked earlier this year that he would speak up to stop Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) if Sanders were to take a commanding lead in the Democratic primary.
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