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Why Bernie Sanders Wants to Know Your Health Insurance Deductible
Bloomberg.com

A week after Hillary Clinton accused Bernie Sanders of jeopardizing the Democrats’ hard-fought Obamacare victory by reopening the debate over health insurance, her chief competitor for the party’s 2016 presidential nomination is rolling out a new strategy for selling his “Medicare for All” plan.

Asking audience members at his rallies to shout out their own deductibles—the amount they have to pay out-of-pocket each year before their medical insurance kicks in.

During a town hall meeting Friday night in Hudson, New Hampshire, Sanders said that while he’s proud of the Affordable Care Act, better known as Obamacare, and served on the committee tasked with writing it, 29 million Americans remain uninsured. 

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