Federal - S 1804

Medicare for All Act of 2017

Introduced

September 13, 2017

Description

Medicare for All bill radically overhauls the US health care system, creating a universal Medicare program that would serve as the single health care payer for everyone, excluding veterans and Native Americans (the VA & IHS would remain).

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 16

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  • Sept. 13, 2017 — Original cosponsor(s): 16

    Baldwin, (D-Wis.)Heinrich, (D-N.M.)Shaheen, (D-N.H.)
    Blumenthal, (D-Conn.)Hirono, (D-Hawaii)Udall, (D-N.M.)
    Booker, (D-N.J.)Leahy, (D-Vt.)Warren, (D-Mass.)
    Franken, (D-Minn.)Markey, (D-Mass.)Whitehouse, (D-R.I.)
    Gillibrand, (D-N.Y.)Merkley, (D-Ore.)
    Harris, K. (D-Calif.)Schatz, (D-Hawaii)
  • Sept. 13, 2017 — Read twice and referred to: Senate Finance.Congressional Record p. S5480