NFIB Weekly News
Private Health Insurance Emerges As Early Policy Test For 2020 Democrats. (02/05/2019)
In a front-page article, the New York Times (2/2, A1, Martin, Goodnough) reported on the healthcare dilemma faced by Democratic candidates eyeing the presidency. Four Democratic presidential candidates have co-sponsored a bill by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) that would provide “Medicare for All” – a single government health plan, which is supported by 81 percent of Democrats. But most shy away from the more controversial question of whether that would end private insurance entirely, as activists on the left want.