By Glen Ford
President Obama attempts to depict proponents of Medicare for all as lefty health care “extremists.” But that’s precisely the kind of “robust” public plan favored by two-thirds of Americans, according to a recent poll. Obama is to the Right of the people, and the GOP is off the map.
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By Robert A. Levine, M.D.
New England Journal of Medicine
The complexity of the present system, with multiple sources of coverage, is the main cause of high administrative costs for US healthcare, amounting to over $500 billion annually. Unneeded procedures, ordered by and that enrich physicians, amount to over $800 billion this year alone. To reduce administrative costs and simplify the system, a single-payer system that provides universal coverage is mandatory, writes Dr. Levine.
By Rady Ananda
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