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Medicare for All Would Abolish Private Insurance. ‘There’s No Precedent in American History.’

At the heart of the “Medicare for all” proposals championed by Senator Bernie Sanders and many Democrats is a revolutionary idea: Abolish private health insurance. Proponents want to sweep away our complex, confusing, profit-driven mess of a health care system and start fresh with a single government-run insurer that would cover everyone. But doing away… Read More »

Ind. superintendent charged with fraud after using her insurance to get sick kid medicine – WKRC TV Cincinnati

Ind. superintendent charged with fraud after using her insurance to get sick kid medicine (WISH, Madison Co Sheriff’s Dept., School District, Court documents) ELWOOD, Ind. (WKRC) – The superintendent of Elwood Community Schools in Indiana is facing fraud charges after she reportedly used her insurance in order to get a sick student medicine. Authorities say… Read More »

New York City launches $100 million universal health insurance program

FILE PHOTO: New York Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks during a news conference about Amazon’s headquarters expansion to Long Island City in the Queens borough of New York City, in New York, U.S., November 13, 2018. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon NEW YORK (Reuters) – New York City on Tuesday launched a $ 100 million health insurance program… Read More »