The Health 202: Elizabeth Warren is no longer a Medicare-for-all purist

November 18, 2019

The Washington Post

Like the other Democratic contenders, Warren has somewhat softened her position on the sweeping — and what some term radical — Medicare-for-all system envisioned by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.). On Friday she released a proposal to first adopt a public option approach similar to what the race’s moderates are calling for — a marked shift from her previous calls for quickly moving all Americans to government-backed health insurance.

Read more