Tag: Medicare

Bernie Sanders’ Universal Medicare Bill Costs Almost As Much As The Entire Federal Budget
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Bernie Sanders’ Universal Medicare Bill Costs Almost As Much As The Entire Federal Budget

On Wednesday, to a welter of online commentary, Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vermont, introduced his “Medicare for All” bill and began a major push to collect Democratic co-sponsors. Fifteen Democratic Senators, including many expected 2020 presidential candidates, have already signed on. While the bill has no chance of passing a GOP-controlled […]

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Why Offering Big Macs or Threatening to Blow Up the Moon Won’t Solve Our Entitlement Crisis

Two stories, one moral To understand the need for entitlement reform, consider two stories with a single moral. Story One: The 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics were heady, halcyon days, mainly because of all the free food everyone was getting at McDonald’s. McDonald’s was running an Olympic-themed promotion offering free […]