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Rx for Rose-colored Glasses

by Lanhee J. Chen, Micah Weinbergvia Hoover Digest
Friday, January 26, 2018

“Medicare for all”? Please. Every country with a nationalized health care system, even those held up as models, struggles with serious tradeoffs.

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The Sanders Single-Payer Plan Is No Miracle Cure

by Lanhee J. Chen, Micah Weinbergvia The New York Times
Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Last week, Senator Bernie Sanders introduced “Medicare for all” legislation, which would enroll all Americans into the nation’s Medicare program within four years. Senator Sanders, the Vermont independent, argues that his proposal would create a system that “works not just for millionaires and billionaires, but for all of us.”


How Californians Could Benefit From ACA ‘Repeal And Replace’

by Lanhee J. Chen, Micah Weinbergvia Health Affairs
Thursday, February 9, 2017

California has been an early and frequent booster of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and the vast majority of the state’s politicians are committed to improving, rather than repealing, the law. But elections have consequences and so the best path forward for California is to seize the opportunities in the GOP effort to repeal and replace Obamacare.