single-payer

health care

Bernie's latest Medicare for All bill has a key difference from his last one

The legislation was co-signed by four other 2020 Democratic presidential candidates.
Rex Santus
4.10.19
health care

Democrats are about to drop their most aggressive "Medicare for All" bill yet. Here's what's in it.

This time around, more people will be covered sooner.
Rex Santus
2.26.19
healthcare

Med Students Are Working Together to Make Healthcare More Progressive

At a recent conference, attendees gave each other advice about how to advocate for single-payer and get better reproductive education at conservative medical schools.
Rachel Bluth, Kaiser Health News
9.28.18
healthcare

A slim majority of Republicans now want single-payer too

It's not just Bernie Sanders fanatics and DSA darlings.
Emma Ockerman
8.24.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

America's Young Doctors Are Embracing Universal Healthcare

Unlike their older counterparts, today's physicians are looking to single-payer solutions.
VICE Staff
8.8.18
healthcare

The Next Generation of Doctors Is Pushing for Universal Healthcare

The student caucus of the American Medical Association got the organization to agree to reconsider its decades-long opposition to single-payer healthcare.
Shefali Luthra, Kaiser Health News
8.1.18
Democrats

Exclusive: Over 60 House Democrats are forming a Medicare for All Caucus

Single-payer healthcare is about to become a major plank in the platform of the Democratic Party.
Alex Thompson
7.18.18
The Best

The Best Stuff We Wrote in 2017

From Jill Stein to Russell Westbrook to LGBTQ separatists.
Jonathan Smith
12.22.17
Voices

Congressman John Conyers on Why Now is the Time for Medicare for All

60 Percent of Americans are in support of a single-payer health care system. This Michigan lawmaker lays out how the country gets there.
John Conyers
10.4.17
Views My Own

The Single-Payer Problem Liberals Don't Want to Talk About

The health insurance bureaucracy Bernie Sanders wants to destroy creates jobs for a lot of low-income women who form a key part of the Democratic base.
Monica Potts
9.18.17
Opinion

Hell Yeah: Sanders' Medicare-for-All Plan Would Guarantee Abortion Coverage

By including universal abortion coverage in his single-payer plan, Bernie Sanders is showing a significant commitment to protecting reproductive rights.
Sejal Singh
9.15.17
Heathcare

Bernie wins: Democrats are embracing single payer for real

Alex Thompson
9.12.17
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