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Single Payer News: May 21 – May 29, 2019

Wednesday, May 29

Single-payer health care for New York? A lot of people – from businesses to local governments – have a lot to say
Albany Business Review – News

Union’s split on New York single-payer bill
Crain’s New York – News

Are New York Democrats delivering on the Progressives’ wish list?
New York Times – News


Tuesday, May 28

Pros, cons of single-payer health care debated
NPR – News

Marathon hearing on single-payer bill produces support, questions
Politico (Pro) – News

At packed hearing, NY lawmakers weigh single-payer health care
Albany Times Union – News

Labor unions split over single-payer health care proposal
Spectrum News – News

New York State lawmakers weigh single-payer health bill
Wall Street Journal – News

As lawmakers debate universal healthcare, measles legislation languishes
NY1 – News

Antonacci hears from divided district on state’s universal health care proposal
WRVO – News


Friday, May 24

Rivera says he’s planning additional hearings for NY Health Act
NY State of Politics – News

Connections: Both sides make their case regarding single payer healthcare in New York
WXXI – News

The Democratic Party’s ‘Medicare for All’ divide could be the signature 2020 debate
CNN – News

Senate Committee unveils bipartisan bill to reduce healthcare costs
HealthLeaders Media – News


Thursday, May 23

Sen. Bob Antonacci to hold health care forum in Syracuse; Auburn hospital CEO to speak
The Citizen – News

There are still a lot of questions about Medicare for all
The Washington Post – Analysis


Wednesday, May 22

House committee dodges Medicare for All’s fiscal details
Modern Healthcare – News

CBO: Medicare for All gives ‘many more’ coverage but ‘potentially disruptive’
The Hill – News

Hearing on Single-Payer health care
C-SPAN – Video

‘Medicare for All’ falters as top Democrats fret over backlash
Bloomberg – News


Tuesday, May 21

Medicare for All: 5 things to look for in second House hearing
Modern Healthcare – News

Democrats to hold hearings on logistics of a single-payer healthcare system
MSNBC – News

The risks of Medicare for All
WBUR – Interview

Health care proposals are heating up
City & State – News

‘Medicare for All’s’ rich benefits ‘leapfrog’ other nations
Associated Press – News