With across-the-board support, even from Republicans, the momentum is stronger than ever for expanding Medicare coverage to everyone. Why? Maybe it's the declining life expectancy. Maybe it's that US healthcare is twice as expensive as in other countries, with shabbier results. Maybe it's because a great percentage of personal bankruptcies involve medical costs or that over 40% of cancer patients run out of money for medicine. If you've ever been trapped in a job for years because of a pre-existing condition, like happened to me, you know something's got to change.

The National Nurses United podcast talks about the latest developments.

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