Tag: Medicare For All

Bronx Nurse Warns of ICUs Being ‘Overwhelmed’ Amidst Fears of COVID’s Second Wave
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Bronx Nurse Warns of ICUs Being ‘Overwhelmed’ Amidst Fears of COVID’s Second Wave

New York, NY – As states and municipalities around the nation move to reopen their economies, nurses working in the COVID-19 trenches here in New York City are warning that they are exhausted and ill-prepared for the second wave of infection many are sure is coming.  The national death toll from the ongoing coronavirus pandemic…

Sanders to Trade Unionists: Medicare for All Also Offers ‘Stability’ Now Lacking In Existing Healthcare Plans
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Sanders to Trade Unionists: Medicare for All Also Offers ‘Stability’ Now Lacking In Existing Healthcare Plans

New York, NY – This past weekend, presidential candidate Bernie Sanders once again slapped down the notion advanced by some of his Democratic Party rivals on the Right that Medical Care for All will somehow hurt union members who have secured health insurance through collective bargaining. Taking part in AFSCME’s Public Service Forum in Las…