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Friday, December 15, 2017
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Sanders, Political Analysis, Trump

Bernie Sanders’ Medicare-For-All Bill Has Set the Bar For Democrats In 2018 And Beyond

With 16 Democratic senators beside him, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-VT, introduced Medicare-for-All legislation on Wednesday, sending a message to Congress that ongoing GOP efforts to cut healthcare safety nets is unacceptable and setting a high visionary bar for 2018’s candidates and national elections.

September 14, 2017
affordable health care and Medicare for all

The Way Forward: How To Protect And Improve Affordable Health Care

Democrats cannot limit themselves to defensive efforts to salvage the Affordable Care Act at either the federal or the state level. They need to think about a more attractive national agenda in health care that reflects the lessons of the ACA and new political realities. The coming national Democratic debate is going to focus on extending Medicare—to whom, how quickly, and under what rules will be the questions.

March 24, 2017
Supporters gather to see Sanders speak during a election night rally in Santa Monica, California

Sanders Delegates Are Not Going Away Quietly at the DNC

Hundreds of Bernie Sanders delegates and their supporters met for several hours on Monday morning to orchestrate their protests on the floor of the Democratic Convention and to hound members of Congress who are rejecting their issues.

July 26, 2016

Sanders Condemns Dr. Paul Song’s Comments

At Sanders’s rally last night, Song said that “corporate Democratic whores who are beholden to big pharma” are responsible for preventing the adoption of a Medicare-for-all system.

April 14, 2016