‘This is health care moonshot time’: Pandemic pulls Biden, Dems further left
Wasn’t “climate change” going to be the next moonshot? Moonshots are very expensive and tend to be very wasteful.
Those steps to strengthen the social safety net could tamp down the kind of infighting that roiled Democrats in the leadup to 2008 and 2016 elections. But they come as emboldened progressives insist the party embrace “Medicare for All” in its 2020 platform, saying the pandemic and tens of millions of newly unemployed Americans make a strong case for eliminating private health insurance entirely and replacing it with a single-payer system.
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