“Joe Biden did not run on Medicare for All, but in a lot of ways, the question is, ‘What lays the groundwork for the establishment of a national health insurance
"Finding ways to build our power as a people is much more important than dealing one on one with people in Congress."
Medicare can be complicated but we've got you covered. Here is a quick guide to the different benefits provided through each part.
Negotiating Medicare drug prices is a linchpin of President Joe Biden's ambitious health care agenda
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said Tuesday that adding dental, hearing and vision benefits to Medicare in Democrats' social spending package is "not negotiable," drawing a firm line on an issue progressives have been championing.
Although a majority of Medicare beneficiaries do not compare plans during open enrollment, experts say that can be a costly mistake.
The massive government expansion bill that congressional Democrats are currently trying to enact includes provisions that would add new dental benefits to Medicare, the federal
Progressives are closing ranks behind Medicare expansion because it represents the best chance of getting a sliver of their “Medicare for All” vision into law.
"We need Medicare for All now, and this resolution sends a strong message that the leadership of our nation's capital puts patients first—and we demand Congress do the same by backing Medicare for All."
Critics of Sen. Joe Manchin’s approach argue that imposing more income thresholds adds burdens for the middle class and affects more beneficiaries each year.