Today, journalists Kelsey Snell and Jim Tankersley in their piece The Many Mysteries Surrounding Bernie Sanders Health Plan make two easily refutable claims: 1. It’s impossible to know the effects of a single payer system on a country like the U.S. because other countries adopted single payer decades ago, before a large private heath insurance…

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Major players from the American Medical Assocation, the American Hospital Assocation, and of course the insurance lobby were present today at the first of several House and Senate hearings on the Anthem-Cigna and Aetna-Humana mergers. Unfortunately, no one was there to speak on behalf of you and me, the patients. That’s why we created this…

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We’re excited to announce that Rep John Conyers (D-Mich.) reintroduced HR 676, the Expanded and Improved Medicare for All Act, last week. The bill had 37 initial cosponsors and an additional three signed on soon after it was reintroduced. Rep. Conyers has introduced HR 676 every Congress since 2003. He remains committed, despite the passage…

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