Preview of the Coming Medicare for All Debate


By Grace-Marie Turner
Forbes, Feb. 7, 2019

The pre-existing condition scare tactics continue. Grace-Marie testified Wednesday before a House Education and Labor Committee hearing on “Examining Threats to Workers with Preexisting Conditions.” She continually stressed the guarantees that already exist to protect people with pre-existing conditions, and members on the Republican side underscored their commitment to making sure these protections remain. The hearing was a preview of the coming debate over Medicare for All, including unfounded scare tactics and the belief by many members that neither the private sector nor the states can be trusted to provide protections. Click here to read more.