Firing Line

Pramila Jayapal

08/09/2019 | 26m 47s

Rep. Pramila Jayapal, co-sponsor of the House Medicare for All Act, makes the case for a universal government-run health insurance program. She explains why she supports eliminating private insurance and what that would mean for the 150 million+ people with employer-based coverage. She also talks about the cost of Medicare for All and whether wait times for doctors' visits would change.

Aired: 08/09/19

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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