Single Payer in the News

Single Payer in the News

Single-Payer ‘Medicare for All’ Is the Only Health-Care System That Makes Sense
Bernie Sanders and the nurses are right: America needs a “Medicare for All” health-care system. And the change can begin in California.
by John NicholsTwitter
The Nation, April 27, 2017

Universal health care becomes a real possibility in the Golden State
by Alix Rosenthal
San Francisco Examiner, May 4, 2017

A conservative case for single-payer health care
by Matthew Walther
The Week, May 3, 2017

The Surprising Cross-Partisan Appeal of Single-Payer Healthcare
Where Trump voters and socialists agree.
by Theo Anderson
In These Times, May 22, 2017

Will the Republican Health-Care Debacle Pave the Way for ‘Medicare for All’?
Only if progressives force the debate.
by Robert L. Borosage
The Nation, May 25, 2017

In Face of TrumpCare 'Abomination,' New Jersey Latest State to Join Single Payer Push
'TrumpCare is not the way forward.'—New Jersey State Assemblyman John Wisniewski
by Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Common Dreams, May 26, 2017

Single Payer Healthcare, It's Not Pie-in-the-Sky, It's About Stopping the Pie Shop Piracy!
by Bill Honigman
Common Dreams May 28, 2017

Blumenauer: US Could Have Single Payer Care Within A Decade
Portland-based Democratic Congressman spoke Tuesday to a supportive crowd about the role Oregon could play in changing the national healthcare debate.
by Courtney Sherwood
The Lund Report, May 31, 2017

Americans Sure Seem to Like Universal Health Care
The average person understands what the free-market purists ignore.
by Noah Smith
Bloomberg View, June 1, 2017

The Single-Payer Party? Democrats Shift Left on Health Care
by ALEXANDER BURNS and JENNIFER MEDINA
New York Times, June 3, 2107

Singleton: Medicare for all is not just good policy — it is good business
The Daily Commercial, June 4, 2017

The big media lie about single-payer health care
It won't cost taxpayers $400 billion. We have to pay that much for health care anyway. Single payer would save us all a lot of money
by Tim Redmond
48hills, June 4, 2017

From Dream To Reality: Single-Payer Healthcare in New York Is Within Reach
It’s an idea whose time has come. In fact it’s an idea whose time came a long, long time ago across much of the western world.
Editors The Upstander, June 5, 201

Time for Democrats to Unite Around Medicare for All
by Katrina vanden Heuvel
Washington Post June 06, 2017

Richard Master and the Conservative Case for Single Payer
Richard Master is the CEO of a $200 million a year company – MCS Industries in Easton, Pennsylvania.
by Editor Corporate Crime Reporter, June 6 2017

Universal health care is the new litmus test for Democrats
by Ben Tulchin and Ben Krompak
Special to The Sacramento Bee  June 9, 2017

America's Broken Healthcare System is Creating More Single-Payer Advocates
The Real News speaks to advocates of universal healthcare and affordable prescription drugs at the 2017 People's Summit
The Real News June 13, 2017

Universal health care turns out to be good for business
by JULIE A. TRAGER
The San Diego Union Tribune, June 14, 2017

Republicans are about to make Medicare-for-all much more likely
If Republicans strike down Obamacare, the “Medicare for all” movement will become more powerful than they can imagine.
by Ezra Klein
VOX June 15, 2017

The Single-Payer Breakthrough in California: Robert Pollin on the Economics of Universal Care
by C.J. Polychroniou,
Truthout | Interview June 16, 2017

Campaign for Guaranteed Healthcare for a healthcare week of action June 24-July1.
Unions have no choice. The only way to guarantee decent long-term access to healthcare for their active and retired members and their families is to take it off the bargaining table and make it a right for everyone in America.
by Mark Dudzic, National Coordinator The Labor Campaign for Single-Payer
Portside Date: June 19, 2017 Date of Source: June 7, 2017

Single-payer healthcare for California is, in fact, very doable
Robert Pollin
LA Times Op-Ed, June 21, 2107