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Oregon Senate committee weighs bill to create single-payer system

As Medicare for All has taken center stage in the national conversation on health care, Oregon lawmakers are considering whether to implement the state’s own single-payer system. 57 more words

Oregon Legislature

Dems Push Universal Health Care Plan Without Premiums, Co-Pays, Deductibles

The Democrat-controlled Oregon Legislature will decide this session whether to plunge into the turbulent waters of a universal, taxpayer-funded health insurance system.

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Health Care Reform

Health care reform, again, is one of the top campaign issues. Well it is s top campaign issue for the many Democratic candidates for President. One simple problem with the 15 second sound bite of Universal Health Care or Medicare for All is that there is almost nothing after that. 2,124 more words

Political

Why I'm a socialist

Not that kind of socialist! I don’t believe in the abolition of private property or in state ownership of the means of production. Like most American socialists (or social democrats, or democratic socialists) that I know, I believe in democracy, and believe that the people should have some say in how wealth is distributed in our society. 904 more words

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