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Single Payer News: April 16 – April 22, 2019

Monday, April 22

Medicare is too fragile to cover everybody
Yahoo Finance – News

Questions Medicare for All proponents must answer about administrative costs
San Bernardino Sun – Opinion

Moulton dings Dems right out the gate for single-payer health care push
Politico – News

GOP Senate campaign arm hits battleground-state Dems over ‘Medicare for All,’ Green New Deal
The Hill – News

What can the U.S. health system learn from Singapore?
New York Times/The Upshot Blog


Sunday, April 21

Hospitals stand to lose billions under ‘Medicare for All’
New York Times – News


Saturday, April 20

This is the part of ‘Medicare for All’ that you never hear about
Huffington Post – News

Medicare ‘Buy-In’ schemes: all roads lead to single payer
USA Today Network – Opinion

In Medicare for All debate, insurers bet they’re loved more than Bernie
Forbes – News


Friday, April 19

A top progressive pundit says mainstream Democrats are worried about Bernie Sanders winning the White House in 2020
CNBC – News

Medicare for All hides Obamacare’s flaws
National Review – Opinion

Talk of Medicare for All unnerving investors
Forbes – News


Thursday, April 18

Letter: Sanders, his supporters are wrong on health care
The Buffalo News – Opinion

Washington set to be 1st state with long-term care benefit
Associated Press – News

In the Bronx, AOC advocates for a ‘VA for All’
The Nation – News

New York’s ongoing population loss was mainly downstate in 2017-18
Empire Center – Analysis


Wednesday, April 17

Medicare chief says ‘Medicare for All’ is ‘biggest threat to American health care system’
Fox News – News

Medicare for All big hit with pols – but not Mass. Hospitals
CommonWealth Magazine – News

‘Medicare for All’ giving health care industry stocks the chills
CBS News – News

Wall Street is still selling off health care stocks
Axios – News

Bernie Sanders says Medicare-for-All would reduce health spending. But that’s unclear
Washington Post – News

Michael Kracker of Unshackle Upstate discusses $175.5 NYS budget
Finger Lakes 1 News – Interview


Tuesday, April 16

Poll: Which hot-button issues will advance in Albany?
City & State – Poll

Biggest U.S. health insurer wades right into ‘Medicare for All’ fight
Bloomberg – News

Europe’s alternative to Medicare for All
Wall Street Journal – Opinion

Bernie Sanders is wrong about getting private insurers out of the healthcare system
LA Times – Opinion

Bernie Sanders has an important lesson for Republicans
New York Times – Opinion

Can taxing the rich pay for Bernie Sanders’ Medicare for All plan?
CNN – News

5 healthcare stocks to watch if America chooses a single-payer system
Yahoo Finance – News

Siena Poll: Voters like tax cap, plastic bag (ban), Cuomo’s pay raise unpopular
State of Politics – News

Medicare ‘buy-in’ proposals would lead to single-payer system, long waits, care rationing
Naples Daily News – Opinion