Would ‘Medicare For All’ cost more than the US budget? Biden says so -- but math says no
Columbia, SC/ USA January 20, 2020 : Eight candidates currently vying for the Democratic Party nomination for president came to march and speak to a large gathering for King Day at the Dome.

During the Feb. 7 Democratic presidential debate, former Vice President Joe Biden once again questioned the price tag of “Medicare for All,” the single-payer health care proposal championed by one of his key rivals, Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont.Biden argued that the plan was fiscally irresponsible and would require raising middle-class taxes. Specifically, he claimed, the plan “would cost more than the entire federal budget that we spend now.”Medicare for All’s price — and whether it’s worth it — is a subject of fierce discussion among Democratic presidential candidates. But we had never hea...


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