Biden-Sanders Task Force Unveils Universal Health Care Platform

By Amy Lotven / July 8, 2020 at 8:00 PM
The task force set up by the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden (DE) and former rival Sen. Bernie Sanders (VT) Wednesday (July 8) unveiled a unity platform on securing universal health care . The proposal relies on a government-administered public option that would compete with private plans, as Biden had called for, and a heavy investment in community health centers, which Sanders has long championed. Under the platform, the public option would provide at least one plan choice that...

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