Sen. Bernie Sanders Introduces the Medicare for All Act of 2017

Health Care Is a Right
Written by JoAnn Chateau

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) introduced Medicare-for-All legislation in the Senate yesterday. Bernie asks for you active support. You may do so by contacting your senators — if you want to let them know that you want universal health care for all Americans

Rep. Conyers (D-MI) also introduced the H.R.676 – Expanded & Improved Medicare For All Act in the House last January. Ditto. Contact your representatives.

If Medicare-for-All does not pass through Congress at this time, we are laying the foundation for it to pass next time.

Related reading:

The Missing Pieces of Medicare For All | The Atlantic

Options to Finance Medicare for All | Bernie Sanders

Health Care Is a Right



About the author

JoAnn Chateau

JoAnn Chateau likes progressive politics and loves the canines. In fact, she writes fiction about Chester (the Alpha Bichon) and his friends--always with a dash of humor and a dab of poli-sci. Although JoAnn's views are augmented by her former professional life in Psychology and Information Science, don't take everything she says toooo seriously -- what you think and do is much more important! Retired now, JoAnn enjoys the creative life.


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