Physicians, Nurses, Advocates Launch Campaign to Enact National Improved Medicare for All

Physicians, Nurses, Advocates Launch Campaign to Enact National Improved Medicare for All
A coalition of leading healthcare professionals and advocates for universal coverage has begun a coast-to-coast campaign to make National Improved Medicare for All (NIMA) available to every person regardless of age or income.  The group, called HOPE — short for Health Over Profit for Everyone — intends to use tactics ranging from traditional lobbying to ...

How We Win National Improved Medicare for All

How We Win National Improved Medicare for All
Above photo: Members of the ‘Baucus 8’ and other NIMA advocates hold a ‘Sidewalk Summit’ in early 2010 when the White House excludes them from its Health Summit. Washington, DC. By Margaret Flowers, MD Few people outside of single payer activist circles are aware that Senator Sanders introduced an amendment on the Senate floor in ...

Repeal and Replace with Single Payer

Repeal and Replace with Single Payer
By Russell Mokhiber of Single Payer Action The Expanded and Improved Medicare for All Act, H.R. 676, was introduced last night by Congressman John Conyers Jr. (D-Michigan). With 51 other House members as co-sponsors, the single payer bill would replace Obamneycare’s welter of private health insurance companies with a single, streamlined public agency that would ...