State single-payer news Category

While there may be merit in some of these proposals, Brill’s brief prediction of how they would reform our system is unpersuasive and comes across as only wishful thinking, uninformed by evidence. His “plan” would just add another layer to our flawed system…

By Katie Robbins, Organizer, New York Metro chapter On July 30th, the 48th Anniversary of Medicare, PNHP and Healthcare-NOW! NYC members hit the streets in Brooklyn to bring the message to Congress that it’s time to improve and expand our most beloved social insurance program to all. PNHP-NY Metro Board member, Dr. Sandy Turner, SNaHP […]

The ink may not be dry on the health bill signed into law by President Obama, but Illinois state Rep. Mary Flowers is undeterred in her plans to continue to push for single-payer health care in the president’s home state.

The following are comments by Dr. Walter Tsou, former Philadelphia Health Commissioner on yesterday’s Pennsylvania Senate Banking and Insurance Committee hearing on the state single-payer bill, SB 400.

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