Posted in 2020 Election Bernie Sanders Biden-Sanders Unity Task Force Capitalism Economy fundamentally transforming Green New Deal Joe Biden Medicare for all Politics revolution socialism student loans systemic racism Wall Street Journal

Pollak: Is There Any Difference Left Between Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders?

The few differences that remain between Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders are insignificant. Meanwhile, Biden has begun to call for “revolution.”

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Posted in Bernie Sanders Health Care health policy Medicare Medicare for all Pete Buttigieg Price Controls socialism

Why Pete Buttigieg’s Health Care Plan Might Be Crazier Than Bernie’s

Buttigieg’s health plan advocates a policy—government price controls on the entire health-care sector—even more far-reaching than Bernie Sanders’s socialist approach.

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Posted in Bernie Sanders HBO Health Care health policy John Oliver Last Week Tonight Medicare for all single payer healthcare Single-Payer socialized medicine

What John Oliver Didn’t Mention About Single-Payer Health Care

While John Oliver articulated many of the shortcomings of the current system, much of his arguments in favor of a single-payer system missed the mark.

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Posted in Bernie Sanders coronavirus epidemiology Health Care health policy Medicare for all pandemics public health Single-Payer socialism socialized medicine

How Single Payer Would Make Disease Outbreaks Like The Coronavirus Worse

The coronavirus outbreak provides a compelling argument against Bernie Sanders’ so-called ‘Medicare for All’ program, which would accelerate infectious disease outbreaks.

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Posted in 2020 Election Economy Elizabeth Warren Medicare for all Politics Ultra-Millionaire Tax Wealth tax

Analysis Finds Elizabeth Warren’s Wealth Tax Generates $1 Trillion Less than Campaign Claims

An analysis from the University of Pennsylvania’s Penn Wharton Budget Model released this week found that Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s (D-MA) wealth tax would not raise as…

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Posted in Health Care health policy Medicare for all National Health Service NHS single-player socialized medicine United Kingdom

U.K. Debate Shows How Single-Payer Systems Shortchange Patients

People who believe they can receive ‘free’ care over-consume it, with the types of rationing and wait times seen in the past several years the…

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Posted in ACA Affordable Care Act health Health Care health insurance health policy health welfare insurance industry Medicare Medicare for all private insurance Single-Payer Single-Payer Health Care

As U.S. Democrats Push Single-Payer, England’s Is Killing Cancer Patients

Americans are profoundly frustrated with health care. Obamacare made health care more expensive and less responsive, but Medicare-for-all will crash the system.

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Posted in Budget Congress Congressional Budget Office debt deficit Entitlements federal budget federal debt Federal Reserve federal spending Green New Deal Jerome Powell Medicare for all

Federal Reserve Chair: Our Massive Federal Budget Deficits Are Unsustainable

Jerome Powell, the chairman of the Federal Reserve, issued an ominous warning to lawmakers Wednesday that the federal budget is on ‘an unsustainable path.’

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Somebody Please Tell Elizabeth Warren: Taxes Aren’t Philanthropy

While this may come as a shock to Warren and the media, philanthropy filtered through her plans isn’t philanthropy at all — it’s a political…

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Posted in Budget Elizabeth Warren Green New Deal Heritage Foundation Medicare for all Progressive reparations Socialist Taxes universal basic income

Want A European-Style Welfare State? Get Ready For European-Style Tax Rates

‘The reality is that progressive promises can only be funded by radical tax increases on the middle class, a dramatic increase in annual federal deficits…

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Posted in 20/20 Elizabeth Warren Health Care health policy Medicaid Medicare for all Single-Payer tax rates Taxes

14 Big Fat Gimmicks Trying To Hide The Gargantuan Price Of Elizabeth Warren’s Health Plan

Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s plan itself says if taxing ‘the rich’ and corporations shrinks the economy then she will have a multi-trillion-dollar hole in her estimates.

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Posted in Economy Health Care health entitlements health policy Income Tax Medicare for all payroll taxes single payer healthcare Single-Payer Single-Payer Health Care socialized medicine Taxes

Nonpartisan Report: Medicare For All Would More Than Double Your Taxes And Bankrupt The Nation

To say single payer would cause widespread economic disruption would be a gross understatement. Medicare for All is a disaster.

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