Healthcare November 26, 2019
Emily Rappleye

Here are the healthcare plans the top five Democratic presidential candidates are campaigning on:

1. Joe Biden — The former vice president plans to establish a public option “like Medicare,” and strengthen the ACA by expanding tax credits to buy insurance, offering alternatives for states that haven’t expanded Medicaid, among other initiatives. Read more here.

2. Elizabeth Warren — The Massachusetts senator began her campaign “with Bernie” on “Medicare for All,” but their plans for how to fund the single-payer system and how to get it off the ground have diverged. Ms. Warren favors creating a public option and delaying the introduction of a Medicare for All bill until her third year in office.

3. Bernie Sanders — The Independent...

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