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Healthcare


WATCH LIVE: Sanders Holds Senate Hearing on Medicare for All

The Vermont senator is also expected to introduce an updated version of his Medicare for All legislation with 14 Senate co-sponsors.

Jake Johnson ·


Barber Blasts NC Supreme Court for Refusing to Review Free Speech Case

"We must continue to ask... 'Who determines whether the authorities are 'disturbed,' and that protestors are too loud, and that protestors have to cease their protest in a public building?'" he said.

Jessica Corbett ·


Sanders to Hold Budget Committee Hearing on Medicare for All

"The need for fundamental healthcare reform has never been so urgent," said critical care physician Dr. Adam Gaffney.

Andrea Germanos ·


"We're Not Going Back—Never": Warren Has Plan to Defend Rights Enshrined in Roe

"The Supreme Court does not get the last word," the Massachusetts progressive asserted. "The American people—through their leaders in Congress—can and must take action."

Brett Wilkins ·


With Roe on the Ropes, Students Stage Nationwide Walkouts

"People might look at us like we're young, but I genuinely feel like we can make the most change," said one Maine high school student. "Most of us are voting next year or this year."

Brett Wilkins ·


Louisiana GOP Advances Bill to Make Abortion a Homicide by Patient and Provider

"When abortion is outlawed, every uterus becomes a potential crime scene."

Andrea Germanos ·


'Devastating' and 'Gruesome': US Tops 1 Million Covid Deaths

The Biden administration recently reminded Congress that stalled pandemic funding means "fewer vaccines, treatments, and tests for the American people, and fewer shots in arms around the world."

Jessica Corbett ·


Abortion Providers Fearful But Resolute as They Ready for Post-Roe World

"Tomorrow I'm going to wake up, go to work, and continue to provide abortions. Because I'm a doctor, it's my job, and it's the right thing to do."

Brett Wilkins ·


Medicare for All Can Fix the Unaffordable Healthcare Crisis

Tens of millions of people continue to have no form of health insurance while the most expensive health care system in the world continues to get even more unaffordable.

Brady Rivera ·


'Five-Alarm Fire': Anger, Resolve as Thousands Rally Nationwide for Reproductive Rights

"It took a mass movement to win Roe," said Seattle rally host and city lawmaker Kshama Sawant, "and it'll take a mass movement to defend it."

Brett Wilkins ·

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