Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs

The Health 202: Medicare for all is new Democratic mantra in congressional races

Progressive political candidates motivated by Bernie Sanders' insurgent run against Hillary Clinton in 2016 are advocating for Medicare for all as part of their platforms. Professor Eric Patashnik said that the political viability of the idea will ultimately depend on its details -- such as whether the program would eliminate the private-insurance system altogether.

July 9, 2018 The Washington Post