Single Payer

Jake Johnson, staff writer
In addition to a new poll showing it would be extraordinarily popular , California's single-payer bill—the Healthy California Act—would also cut costs while providing coverage for all. That is the conclusion of a new analysis (PDF) published on Wednesday by the Political Economy Research Institute (PERI). "We estimate that, through implementation...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
The same week California advanced its single-payer bill, a New Jersey assemblyman unveiled draft legislation to make healthcare "a fundamental human right." (Photo: Michael Fleshman/flickr/cc)
If the building momentum for a single-payer or Medicare-for-All healthcare...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
As lawmakers and the public awaited the Congressional Budget Office's score on...