March 15, 2023
Podcast host Joe Sparks considers the federal government’s swift action on behalf of depositors with Silicon Valley Bank, and wonders why similar action isn’t taken whenever a health insurance claim is denied.
“It’s time for the government to start protecting normal people who suffer … when they are denied care by health insurance companies,” he says, arguing that such denials are almost never justified—but adding that “a simpler solution would be to implement single-payer Medicare for All.”
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