Medicare for All would cost far, far more than he says.
Medicare for All
The president promised to protect Medicare and Social Security, America's biggest entitlement programs.
Warren claims total costs for middle-class families would go down under her plan, but there are reasons to doubt this.
Taiwan’s system is less generous than the Sanders plan—yet it still struggles with cost control and access to care.
The presidential candidate wanted a proposal that was airtight and easy to explain. Her plan is neither.
The Democratic candidates are making promises they can’t deliver.
She hasn't come up with a plan to pay for single-payer. She's come up with a plan to let her claim she has a plan.
Senator can't even accurately represent a plan whose numbers don't remotely add up
Elizabeth Warren Wants To Pay for Medicare for All With a $9 Trillion Tax That Will Hit the Middle Class
Warren says it’s not a tax. But what else would you call a requirement that employers send money to the federal government to finance a public program?
Health care policy has dominated the early 2020 debates, and Obamacare has few defenders left.
Her refusal to answer a question about taxes isn’t just dodgy; it’s designed to mislead.
Tonight's Democratic debate is the Massachusetts senator's moment to shine, if she can withstand attacks from her rivals.
An argument against Bernie Sanders' health care plan in The New York Times.
In the latest primary showdown, Democrats talked health care and trade but left debt and deficits behind.
A Government-Run Health Insurance Plan Would Be Less Radical Than Medicare For All. But It Still Wouldn't Work.
The public option comes with plenty of pitfalls.
It’s not just obstructionist Republicans who won't buy into Medicare for All—it’s Democrats themselves.
The California senator's history of flip-flops reveal the emptiness of her campaign—and looming problems for her party.
The idea that "deficits don't matter" has been growing among Trump-supporting Republicans. Democrats are preparing to take full advantage.
A decade after Obamacare, the Democratic Party has embraced health care radicalism.
The presidential candidate is still dodging tough questions.
The cost of single-payer would dwarf the price of Obamacare.
Biden is framing his new plan as a defense of Obamacare. It's not.
The presidential hopeful has flip-flopped on the issue several times.
He might not be polling well, but his proposal on health care draws on work from prominent libertarian economists.
Under Warren's Medicare for All Plan, Many Hospitals Would Be Forced to Close—Especially in Poor, Rural Areas
By paying dramatically lower rates, the single-payer plan would lead to a contraction in health care services.
Hospitals gamed the system and costs didn’t come down.
Bernie Sanders' Democratic rivals may laugh at his socialist pretensions. But in important ways, he's winning.
If the past is any sort of guide to what comes next, his fears about a jobless economy (and his policy prescriptions to fix it) are completely misplaced.
Single-payer would eliminate private health insurance as we know it today.
Bernie Sanders Thinks Medicare for All Would Solve America's Health Care Problems. It Would Make Them Worse.
The nation's largest health care program faces a shortfall in less than a decade.
Designing and implementing a government-run health plan would raise many difficult questions.
The Colorado Democrat opposes Medicare for All and universal free college.
A new Congressional Budget Office report shows the consequences of undoing Trump-era rules on less regulated health coverage.
The democratic socialist from Vermont wants to radically expand coverage and benefits—while paying far less for health care services.
The 2020 Democratic presidential hopeful is running on a "Freedom Dividend" plan which promises a $1,000 per month UBI.
Beto O'Rourke's Health Care Plan Is an Attempt to Back Medicare for All Without the Problems of Single Payer
Medicare for America doesn't solve the problems of government-run health care. It just creates new ones.
Meanwhile, both support single-payer, which would radically cut payments to health care providers.
House Democrats' new single-payer bill would legally prohibit today's private health insurance and determine financing for doctors and hospitals.
More Than 100 House Democrats Endorse Medicare for All Plan That Would Eliminate Private Health Insurance in Just Two Years
A new single-payer plan would be even more disruptive and expensive than Bernie Sanders' proposal.
A new report predicts Medicare spending will rise faster than private health care spending.
Medicare for All, free college, breaking up the banks, a $15 minimum wage-the Vermont socialist wants to do it all.