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SINGLE PAYER NEWS: JANUARY 27-FEBRUARY 4

February 4

 

‘There Is Going to Be a War Within the Party. We Are Going to Lean Into It.’

Politico

News

February 4, 2019

 

Trump: talk of impeachment is sign Democrats can’t win in 2020

The Guardian

News

February 4, 2019

 

Soak the rich? Americans say go for it

Politico

News

February 4, 2019

 

House Democrats Play Catch-Up On Agenda After Shutdown

NPR

News

February 4, 2019

 

The Health 202: Expanding Medicaid instead of Medicare would offer more generous benefits

Washington Post

News

February 4, 2019

 

Can A Pragmatic Populist Win In 2020? Sherrod Brown Is Looking For The Answer.

BuzzFeed

News

February 4, 2019

 

NYC Public Advocate debate is on February 6: here’s what you need to know

Metro NY

News

February 4, 2019

 

As Democrats shift left and debate ‘Medicare for All,’ what does that mean for the Insurance Capital?

Hartford Currant

News

February 4, 2019

 

 

February 3

 

Buttigieg: ‘Medicare for all’ wouldn’t end private insurance

Politico

News

February 3, 2019

 

Democrats Push Plan to Increase Social Security Benefits and Solvency

NYT

News

February 3, 2019

 

Democrats’ rush to the left is playing into Trump’s hands

NYP

Column (Abe Greenwald)

February 3, 2019

 

Single-Payer Advocates Pleased with New Governor’s First Actions on Health Care

Times of San Diego

News

February 3, 2019

 

Progressives pulling a bait-and-switch with ‘Medicare for All’

The Hill

Opinion (Paul Roderick Gregory)

February 3, 2019

Note: He is a professor of economics at the University of Houston, Texas, a research fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University and a research fellow at the German Institute for Economic Research.

 

 

February 2

 

Medicare for All Emerges as Early Policy Test for 2020 Democrats

New York Times

News

February 2, 2019

 

Under Medicare for all, government may micromanage your pizza order

Times Union

Opinion (Sally C. Pipes)

February 2, 2019

 

 

February 1

 

Insurance Industry Poll Says 66% Support ‘Existing’ Healthcare System

Forbes

Column (Bruce Japsen)

February 1, 2019

 

Howard Schultz Is Right About Medicare for All

Wall Street Journal

Column (Holman W. Jenkins, Jr.)

February 1, 2019

 

Cory Booker on the Issues: Where He Stands

New York Times

News

February 1, 2019

 

Howard Schultz’s soft-spoken libertarianism will lead him nowhere

Washington Post

Column (Elizabeth Bruenig)

February 1, 2019

 

Some Democrats That Ran on Medicare for All Are Backing Away from It Now

NY Magazine

News

February 1, 2019

 

Rise up, New York Republicans: Democrats have already gone too far and are about to go further still

NY Daily News

Opinion (Kieran Michael Lalor)

February 1, 2019

 

 

January 31, 2019

 

The Coming Democratic Drama Over Medicare for All

The Atlantic

News

January 31, 2019

 

National economic outlook good, state outlook bad

Post Star

News

January 31, 2019

 

You can’t have it all – even with Medicare-for-all

Washington Post

Editorial Board

January 31, 2019

 

Elizabeth Warren Also Got Asked About Banning Private Health Insurance. She Dodged the Question.

Slate

News

January 31, 2019

 

Why Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez deserves our gratitude

Newsday

Opinion (Jay Ambrose)

January 31, 2019

 

The Reason America Cannot Afford Medicare For All: We Have Run Out Of Other People’s Money

Forbes

Column (Chris Conover)

January 31, 2019

 

‘Medicare for All’ will fail Democrats

The Hill

Opinion (Stephen Moore)

January 31, 2019

 

2 New York health information exchanges announce merger

Politico

News

January 31, 2019

 

 

January 30, 2019

 

Kamala Harris says she wants to pass a single-payer bill. Is she serious about it?

Slate

News

January 30, 2019

 

‘Medicare for all’ opens up Dem divide

The Hill

News

January 30, 2019

 

Is There Room in 2020 for a Centrist Democrat? Maybe One or Two

New York Times

News

January 30, 2019

 

Kamala Harris is open to multiple paths to ‘Medicare-for-all’

CNN

News

January 30, 2019

 

Several Democrats Eyeing a Presidential Run Embrace ‘Medicare-For-All’

NPR

News

January 30, 2019

 

The Dangerous allure of ‘Medicare for all’

Chicago Tribune

Column (Steve Chapman)

January 30, 2019

 

Sherrod Brown: The progressive Democrat who isn’t running on ‘Medicare for all’ or a ‘Green New Deal’

Yahoo News

Interview

January 30, 2019

 

 

January 29

 

NYC’s Healthcare-for-All Collides with Hospitals Bleeding Cash

Bloomberg

News

January 29, 2019

 

Howard Schultz rips Warren’s ‘ridiculous’ plan to tax the super wealthy

Politico

News

January 29, 2019

 

Harris backs ‘Medicare-for-all’ and eliminating private insurance as we know it

CNN

News

January 29, 2019

 

Kamala Harris just set the litmus test for Democrats in 2020 on health care, climate change and guns

Washington Post

News

January 29, 2019

 

Kamala Harris Endorses Elimination of Private Health Insurance. That’s a Huge Political Risk.

The New Yorker

News

January 29, 2019

 

How the state Senate GOP is picking its legislative battles

City & State

News

January 29, 2019

 

Mental Health Treatment Tops Californians’ Concerns Around Health Care, Poll Finds

Capital Public Radio

News

January 29, 2019

 

Schultz calls Harris’s call to get rid of health insurance industry ‘not American’

The Hill

News

January 29, 2019

 

Howard Schultz Has No Good Explanation for Why He’s Mulling an Independent Presidential Bid

Mother Jones

News

January 29, 2019

 

Opinion: Universal Catastrophic Coverage Could Cure Obamacare’s Ills

Times of San Diego

Opinion (Dr. James Veltmeyer)

January 29, 2019

Note: A former Republican candidate for Congress, he’s a La Jolla physician voted a “Top Doctor” in San Diego County in 2012, 2014, 2016 and 2017.

 

 

January 28

 

How to build a Medicare-for-all plan, explained by somebody who’s thought about it for 20 years

Vox

News

January 28, 2019

 

Kamala Harris calls for elimination of private health insurance

Washington Examiner

News

January 28, 2019

 

Michael Bloomberg slams fellow billionaire Howard Schultz’s potential independent 2020 presidential bid

Business Insider

News

January 28, 2019

 

Humana CEO Broussard: There’s space for company in Medicare for all

Louisville Business First

News

January 28, 2019

 

Vatican underlines support of universal health-care coverage

Catholic Courier

News

January 28, 2019

 

Bernie Sanders has an uphill climb ahead

Washington Post

News

January 28, 2019

 

Newsom’s move: Not yet health care for all, but health care for more

ABC Sacramento

News

January 28, 2019

 

Presidential contender Julián Castro’s message in Dallas: I’d get things done

Dallas News

News

January 28, 2019

 

States are moving forward with ‘Medicare for all’ — more power to them

The Hill

Opinion (Robert Henneke)

January 28, 2019

Note: Henneke is general counsel and litigation director at the Texas Public Policy Foundation and lead counsel for the Individual Plaintiffs in the pending Texas v. U.S. lawsuit.

 

 

January 27

 

Newsom makes health care the centerpiece of California’s resistance to Trump

Politico

News

January 27, 2019

 

Harris kicks off campaign by laying into Trump

Politico

News

January 27, 2019

 

After Abortion Vote, Progressive Activists Remind Lawmakers They Are Watching

WSJ

News

January 27, 2019

 

Tulsi Gabbard’s 2020 Contribution

WSJ

Editorial

January 27, 2019

 

Senator Kamala Harris launches 2020 presidential campaign

NYP

News

January 27, 2019

 

Kamala Harris Kicks Off 2020 Campaign With Oakland Rally

NYT

News

January 27, 2019

 

2020 Democrats Face Voters Uneducated About Medicare For All

Forbes

Column (Bruce Japsen)

January 27, 2019

 

Legislature should back Baker’s bid to rein in drug prices

Boston Herald

Editorial

January 27, 2019

 

John Hickenlooper in Iowa: “Over-the-top angry” about state of U.S.

Denver Post

News

January 27, 2019

 

What’s Howard Schultz Brewing Up — And Why Don’t Democrats Like It?

Forbes

Opinion (Bill Whalen)

January 27, 2019

 

Pelosi and Ocasio-Cortez: The yin and yang of Democratic politics

The Hill

Opinion (Brad Bannon)

January 27, 2019

Note: Bannon is a Democratic pollster and CEO of Bannon Communications Research. He is also a senior adviser to, and editor of, the blog at MyTiller.com

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