Hope rests not with conventional strategies but with adopting a clear agenda that includes but is not limited to Medicare for all, a guaranteed basic income for all people, affordable housing, strengthening Social Security, student loan debt forgiveness, free college tuition and an aggressive response by our government to global warming. All these initiatives are genuinely possible despite the claims of some establishment Democrats, such as U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein.
Let’s be clear that it was pressure by the California Nurses Association and the organization Healthy California that led to two days of hearings this week discussing the state’s current health care systems and the real potential of universal care here.
Donald Trump plans to try to strip the Affordable Care Act of federal subsidies and allow insurance companies to offer watered-down policies that offer limited coverage.
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders urged support for his Medicare for All bill Friday in front of hundreds of enthusiastic supporters in San Francisco.
U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris’s decision to co-sponsor a Medical-for-all health care bill, along with U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, is great news for the country but even better news for her home state.