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'The Time for Medicare for All Has Come': Jayapal Unveils Visionary Bill to Remake US Healthcare System

Calling for a "complete transformation of our healthcare system," Democratic congresswoman says what her legislation will mean is simple: "Everybody in, nobody out."

Jake Johnson ·


Resisting Trump Is Not Enough: 20,000 Activists Ask Democratic Candidates Where They Stand on Bold Agenda

The message behind a new pledge is this: "Yes, fight Trump – but Americans also want to hear big solutions to the large economic problem our country faces."

Roger Hickey ·


Progressives Warn Against Democrats Pushing 'Diluted' Half-Measures as Alternative to Medicare for All

"Improved Medicare for All has support from an overwhelming majority of Democratic voters, so why the sudden proliferation of public option proposals? We should be very skeptical of these sorts of bills."

Jake Johnson ·


2019: The Year of Medicare for All

Behind all of the disheartening statistics found in the current for-profit system are real people, enduring pain and suffering that should be unacceptable in the wealthiest country on earth

Zenei Cortez ·


Ocasio-Cortez: If US Has $5.7 Billion for Trump's Border Wall, What About Education, Healthcare, and Green Jobs?

"And just like that, GOP discovers $5.7 billion for a wall," says the incoming congresswoman. "But notice how no one's asking the GOP how they're paying for it."

Jessica Corbett ·


Calling for Policies That Work for World's Children, "Not a Handful of Billionaires," Bernie Sanders Delivers Keynote Address at Sanders Institute Gathering

The senator opened a three-day event dedicated to discussing solutions to issues including healthcare access, wage inequality, and the climate crisis

Julia Conley ·


Why Medicare for All Is an Ideal Discussion on Thanksgiving

From our dining rooms to our break rooms, we need to have down-to-earth conversations that break the myths about health care.

Dr. Sanjeev K. Sriram ·


With 'Unlimited Funds to Lie,' Insurance Industry Readies Propaganda Blitz as Medicare for All Surges

"It will not be easy, but we will win this struggle for Medicare for All because, increasingly, the American people understand healthcare is a right and not a privilege," Sen. Bernie Sanders said in response to the industry's plan

Jake Johnson ·


'A Staggeringly Bad Idea': Outrage as Pelosi Pushes Tax Rule That Would 'Kneecap the Progressive Agenda'

"This is a very bad idea, House Democrats. It makes no sense whatsoever to give Republicans veto power over progressive legislation."

Jake Johnson ·


Vote Against the Litany of Lies

The GOP is openly talking about gutting Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security, the programs you’ve paid for throughout your working life. Vote!

Michael Winship ·

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