March 13, 2019
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) in the coming weeks plans to introduce a new version of his so-called "Medicare-for-All" legislation that would expand benefits under the bill to include long-term care coverage.
March 1, 2019
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee (D) on Friday announced he is seeking the Democratic presidential nomination with a campaign focused on climate change, which he said "touches the heart of things so many of us care about: our jobs, our health, our safety and our children's future."
February 22, 2019
February 19, 2019
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Tuesday announced he is seeking the Democratic nomination for president in 2020, and said his campaign will focus on promoting his "Medicare-for-All" proposal, lowering U.S. drug prices, legalizing marijuana, and more.
February 13, 2019
Former Rep. John Delaney (D-Md.), who is seeking the Democratic nomination for president, recently discussed the details of his proposal to implement a universal health care system in the United States, as Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) this week announced she is joining the swath of Democrats seeking the nomination.
February 4, 2019
Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) on Friday announced he is running for the Democratic presidential nomination—and health care is expected to play a role in his campaign.
January 23, 2019
Over the past few weeks, several candidates have announced they are seeking the Democratic nomination for president in 2020—and they all have indicated health care will be one of their major priorities. American Health Line explores where each of the Democratic presidential hopefuls stand on health care.
November 12, 2018
Prescription drug costs, the Affordable Care Act, and "Medicare-for-All" are among the key policy issues leaders of the 116th Congress likely will address.
November 7, 2018
In Tuesday's midterm elections, Republicans expanded their Senate majority but lost control of the House—likely meaning the GOP effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act is dead, and giving Democrats new leverage to scrutinize President Trump's health policy choices.
Massachusetts voters rejected a controversial measure that would have allowed the state to set patient limits for nurses and voters, but three states voted to expand Medicaid. Explore these and other key initiatives on our interactive map.
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