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2 Liberal Democrats Are Promoting A Twist On ‘Medicare For All’
The Huffington Post

Rosa DeLauro has been a member of the U.S. House of Representatives since 1991, which means she was there when Democrats tried to pass comprehensive health care legislation ― first unsuccessfully, when Bill Clinton was president, and then successfully, when it was Barack Obama’s turn. She took many lessons from those episodes, but one of the biggest was that threatening the insurance of people with good employer benefits is a terrible idea, no matter how appealing the new alternative sounds.

“There are 160 million people who get their insurance through their employer,” DeLauro, a Connecticut Democrat, told HuffPost recently. “You cannot tell them overnight that it is gone.”

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