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What is ‘Medicare for All’? Bernie Sanders Set to Unveil Health Care Bill

What is ‘Medicare for All’? Bernie Sanders Set to Unveil Health Care Bill

Throughout his insurgent campaign for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2016, one of Bernie Sanders’s chief rallying points was to question why the United States is the “only major country on Earth not to guarantee health care to all people.” Having taken the issue into the political mainstream, the independent senator from Vermont is turning his broad idea into something more concrete by rolling out a “Medicare for All” bill on the floor of the Senate on Wednesday.