Tuesday, 26 September 2017 / TRUTH-OUT.ORG
  • As GOP Attacks Health Care, Movement for Single-Payer Grows Across Country

    By Michael Corcoran, Truthout | News Analysis

    Participants in the Medicare for All Rally in Los Angeles California on February 4, 2017. Organizers called for a single-payer system for Medicare. (Photo: Ronen Tivony / NurPhoto via Getty Images)Participants in the Medicare for All Rally in Los Angeles California on February 4, 2017. Organizers called for a single-payer system for Medicare. (Photo: Ronen Tivony / NurPhoto via Getty Images)

    Organizers and legislators have been fighting for a universal health care system at the state level for years. For numerous reasons, recent efforts have stalled or come up short. But organizers are taking lessons from these disappointments and remain steadfast in the pursuit -- especially given the GOP assault on public health care in Washington, DC.

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