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Answers to: Medicare For All Means Trump Victory

Answers to: Medicare For All Means Trump Victory

This content is available to subscribers. One, Trump will win the swing states now NBC News, 9-11, 20, https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/2020-election/democrats-are-nervous-about-trump-s-persisting-edge-over-biden-n1239807 Except one — and it’s a big one: Americans in battleground states still trust Trump over Biden on the economy, which often tops the list of decisive issues for voters. The president’s edge on the economy has begun to worry some allies of Biden, who say he needs to do more

Health Care for the Disabled Contention Answers

Medicare for All means rationing Institute for Policy Innovation, March 27, 2019, https://www.ipi.org/ipi_issues/article_detail.asp?name=what-medicare-for-all-supporters-wont-tell-you, What Medicare-for-All Supporters Won’t Tell You All government-run health care programs ration care. Some rationing is subtle, some is blatant. But they all do it. When the government pays for health care, it must compete against other claims on government funding, such as welfare, defense and education. As a result, there is never enough money to go

Medicare for All — Pro Economy Contention

COVID making health care more unaffordable, many losing coverage Gantz, August 19, 2020, Sarah Gantz The Philadelphia Inquirer (TNS) Aug 19, 2020 Updated Aug 19, 2020   COVID-19 could make health care even more unaffordable for Americans, study finds, https://www.yoursun.com/coronavirus/covid-19-could-make-health-care-even-more-unaffordable-for-americans-study-finds/article_33f32a1c-d918-539f-a9dc-f4699b23f347.html More than 40% of American adults under age 65 don’t have sufficient health insurance and struggle to pay for health care, and the coronavirus pandemic could make health care even more

Answering Pharma

No Link — a 20% price control is optimal, increasing access without decreasing profits.  Moshe Levy , business professors, Hebrew University, 2014, [School of Business, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel; https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0113894] We find that mild price regulation can substantially increase consumer surplus and the number of patients using the drug, while having only a second-order effect of the revenues of the pharmaceutical companies. For example, setting the price cap at

Mental Health Care Contention Answers

Their solvency is preposterous. Their argument assumes that everyone who is at-risk of committing suicide or abusing drugs will access mental health care and that it will be effective. Many barriers beyond affordability – stigma, clinician shortage, fragmented care Sarah Heath, August 7, 2019, Key Barriers Limiting Patient Access to Mental Healthcare, https://patientengagementhit.com/news/key-barriers-limiting-patient-access-to-mental-healthcare August 07, 2019 – Patients all across the country experience some sort of mental health issue every

Mental Health Care Contention

Lack of access to mental health care David Beier Robert Kocher Avik Roy, JULY 23, 2020, Health Affairs, Ten Actions For Better Post-Pandemic Health Care In The United States, https://www.healthaffairs.org/do/10.1377/hblog20200721.737295/full/ Pandemics are stressful and can exacerbate mental health conditions. As a direct consequence of the pandemic, it is widely expected that the suicide rate and mental health treatment need will dramatically increase. Sadly, access to metal health care services is

Medicare for All Saves Lives Answers

Public health care systems destroy health care David Balat is the Director of the Right on Healthcare initiative with Texas Public Policy Foundation, 7-11, 20, https://thehill.com/opinion/healthcare/506901-oh-canada-should-the-us-emulate-canadas-national-health-service,  Oh, Canada: Should the US emulate Canada’s National Health Service? Oh, Canada: Should the US emulate Canada’s National Health Service? While progressives in the U.S. continue to push for government-run health care, the Province of Alberta’s government this week cleared the way for a