Under Clinton Pressure, Sanders Gets Specific on Health Care Plan
Under pressure from Clinton, and just hours before the debate, Sanders released a plan to pay for Medicare expansion.By Kate Grumke | January 17, 2016
Bernie Sanders has a lot of proposals to fight income inequality, but one has a particularly large price tag.
"Health care is a right of all people, not a privilege," Sanders said.
Analysts say Sanders' call for Medicare for all would cost as much as $15 trillion over 10 years. Sanders' own estimate isn't far from that.