TITLE

Medicare-for-all plan re-introduced in Congress

AUTHOR(S)
Sanders, Bernie
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Southern Illinois Labor Tribune;5/19/2011, Vol. 74 Issue 42, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the re-introduction of the Medicare-for-all plan, with single payer health coverage program, in the Congress in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
60906487

 

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