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Posted by Sierra4
This is from the Twitter account of Rep. Elise Stefanik. Second ranking Republican in the House. “Today’s Anniversary of Medicare & Medicaid reminds us to reflect on the critical role these programs have played to protect the healthcare of ...
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
3 weeks ago3w

Posted by AnonySchmoose
LINKNew Drug Could Cost the Government as Much as It Spends on NASA.
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Posts
May 30May 30

Posted by JimBennefield
Oh my this cracked me up.😳😳😳😂😂
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Age Related
May 28May 28

Posted by bigpawbullets
I've reached "REALLY OLD" status. My Medicare + provider sent this to me free of additional charges. Including the monthly monitoring service. I'm tempted to attach it to one of the cats. 😎🍷
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Nudists & Naturists
May 26May 26

Posted by mischl
Matthew, are the restrictions on nude photos here the same as on our Sexy Nude Photo group? That is, total nudity but no genitals. (Oops, I mean the Sexy Classy Pics group.)
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Music of the Movies
May 21May 21

Posted by Sierra4
Great song
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Health & Happiness
May 13May 13

Posted by desertastronomer
We Must Fix the Gaping Holes in Medicare
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General & Hellos
May 12May 12

Posted by Beowulfsfriend
POLLI am thinking about running for President. My platform would be: term limits for everyone, but me; mine fields 2 miles wide on both borders; no unemployment assistance; no Medicare etc; public executions; work camps for debtors; internment camps for...
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General & Hellos
May 5May 5

Posted by desertastronomer
Sanders Op-Ed Pushes Medicare Expansions, Says Big Pharma Is “Ripping Off” Govt.
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General & Hellos
Apr 27Apr 27

Posted by HankHunter13
LINKDemocratic senators call on Biden to expand Medicare in American Families Plan
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Health & Happiness
Apr 27Apr 27

Posted by FearlessFly
Inventive grandson builds Telegram messaging machine for 96-year-old grandmother Made for the creator’s grandmother to help keep in touch
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Biden 2020
Apr 26Apr 26

Posted by UrsiMajor
Biden supports opening Medicare to anyone 50yrs+.
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Politics
Mar 28Mar 28

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKBiden’s Health Plan Shifts Even More Public Dollars Into Private Hands
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Trolls, Scammers & Nigerian Russian Wives:Report Them Here
Mar 25Mar 25

Posted by Boomtarat03
What do you think? No bio, no details!
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Politics
Mar 21Mar 21

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKThe Essential Pandemic Relief Bill Is Medicare for All | The Nation
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General & Hellos
Mar 17Mar 17

Posted by desertastronomer
'Everyone In, Nobody Out': Jayapal, Dingell Introduce Medicare for All Act With 1 Co-Sponsors
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Trump Pinata
Mar 5Mar 5

Posted by altschmerz
LINKRomney's TRUST Act is a Trojan Horse to cut seniors' benefits | TheHill
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Out Of The Illusion
Jan 21Jan 21

Posted by William_Mary
Biden’s inaugural address: Banality and empty abstractions to cover over reality President Joseph Biden’s inaugural address yesterday was significant above all for its banality. Amidst an unprecedented political, social and economic crisis ...
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Politics
Jan 2Jan 2

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
Nancy Pelosi arguing FOR Medicare For All in 1994
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News & Links
Dec 30, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by BBJong
Poorer countries are doing an" END RUN" around the idea of price fixing the vaccine- they are BULK buying - and will probably benifit us all - because they are shaping & changing the market with thier planning. We could have done this ...
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General & Hellos
Dec 26, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by bobwjr
LINKBlack man mistakenly arrested in front of kids at food court Virginia Beach
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General & Hellos
Dec 21, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by DenoPenno
Help! I am going insane. Anual Medicare enrollment ended on December 7th -- only it really didn't. I'm so sick of Joe Namuth and all the big spiel about healthcare that most of us over 65 have anyway. I'm sick and tired of donut holes and the care ...
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aussie sceptics
Dec 4, 2020Dec 2020

Posted by FrayedBear
Covid 19 didn't kill enough elderly off & so slower senicidal tactics continue to be employed in Australia?
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General & Hellos
Nov 25, 2020Nov 2020

Posted by DenoPenno
MEDICARE TRUTH. It's that time of year again for many of us as we see tiring commercials on TV about our "new Medicare benefits." I'm about sick of Joe Namath and cannot wait til December 7th for it to all stop. I get things in my mail about this ...
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Trump Pinata
Oct 26, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by dalefvictor
Over the past two days I have heard several of the policy that are going to be inacted by Trump if he is re-elected. First, everyone who has been or will be affected by the Covid virus is on their own, the government is not going to do anything to ...
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News & Links
Oct 26, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by Blackatheist1985
LINKKamala Snubs Medicare For All & Green New Deal In Infuriating Interview - YouTube
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Health & Happiness
Oct 20, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by K9Kohle789
I was checking out different Medicare advantage plans. You can go online put an x in the bottom corner and see the differences. So I DO NOT need phone calls but I have been receiving like 15 calls daily from ins. companies and I ask "What do you have...
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Politics
Oct 15, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by rainmanjr
LINKWhat is Judge Barrett's "People of Praise?" - YouTube
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General & Hellos
Oct 3, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by FrayedBear
An old but still pertinent report?
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aussie sceptics
Oct 3, 2020Oct 2020

Posted by FrayedBear
Reminding Australians what it could be like if the NLP continues destroying Australian Medicare, Pensions, Disability Insurance, Public Housing and social services:
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Biden 2020
Sep 17, 2020Sep 2020

Posted by UrsiMajor
National Seniors group endorses Biden out of fear Trump will defund Social Security and Medicare.
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Trump Pinata
Aug 29, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by dalefvictor
So what happens if the cheeto gets another four years? Will the US go further into Fascism, start to eat it own workers and stop all Social Security, Medicare and other help for the poor? Will all our savings accounts be confiscated to pay for the ...
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General & Hellos
Aug 27, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by HippieChick58
Started training for a new job this week, and today we got to listen to a live call. We're underwriting assistants for Medicare Supplements, so our customer base is mostly over 65. Classmate volunteers for the first live call. Customer is 92 and in ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Aug 22, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by JackPedigo
Comorbidity: two or more disorders or illnesses occurring in the same person. ”The term comorbidity was coined in the 1970s by A.R. Feinstein, a renowned American doctor, and epidemiologist. Feinstein demonstrated comorbidity through the example ...
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CLASSIC ROCK RULES
Aug 19, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
NOTE : The Album has this comment : "Was recorded live & the performance is courtesy of Jose Cuervo Gold Label Tequila" :) Stephen Stills Black Queen
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Aug 11, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Dwarf planet Ceres is an 'ocean world' with sea water beneath surface, mission finds Ceres, believed to be a barren space rock, has an ‘extensive reservoir’ of brine beneath its surface, images show
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News & Links
Aug 10, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKTrump Just Admitted on Live Television He Will 'Terminate' Social Security and Medicare If Reelected in November | Common Dreams News
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News & Links
Aug 9, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by bobwjr
LINKTrump Using COVID-19 As A Cover To Gut Social Security And Medicare, Critics Charge
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General & Hellos
Aug 9, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by bobwjr
LINKTrump Just Admitted on Live Television He Will 'Terminate' Social Security and Medicare If Reelected in November | Common Dreams News
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Posts
Aug 8, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by johnnyrobish
Trump Pledges to Permanently Cut Taxes That Fund Social Security and Medicare In one of his most controversial moves yet, President Trump said if he wins reelection in November, he will implement a permanent cut to the payroll ...
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Trump Pinata
Aug 8, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by johnnyrobish
Trump Pledges to Permanently Cut Taxes That Fund Social Security and Medicare: In one of his most controversial moves yet, President Trump said if he wins reelection in November, he will implement a permanent cut to the ...
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Politics
Aug 8, 2020Aug 2020

Posted by Flowerwall
"In Sweden, “two-thirds of deaths have been among those over 80, and 97% never received intensive-care treatment.” the rationing rules used by the Swedish socialized health-care system, these seniors with Covid were denied the treatment they ...
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General & Hellos
Jul 26, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Blackatheist1985
LINKBiden & Obama Have Infuriating Health Care Discussion - YouTube
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Biden 2020
Jul 24, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by UrsiMajor
Medicare for all get nod from democratic party for the first time
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News & Links
Jul 24, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKGOP Coronavirus Relief Package to Include Romney Bill That Would 'Fast-Track Social Security and Medicare Cuts' | Common Dreams News
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50s +
Jul 21, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by dede18
In line with yesterday’s post by @Austin-Cambridge here is an article about the sorry state that our Medicare system’s finances are in ... Oy! I wondered where the money was coming from to fund the trillions being spent on Financial Relief ...
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Quotes
Jul 18, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by wonderandlisten
“The truth does not change according to our ability to stomach it.” - Flannery O'Connor
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Silly, Random & Fun
Jul 15, 2020Jul 2020

Posted by Lightupmylife
This made my day! I had a pretty pathetic day though.
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News & Links
Jun 27, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKWhy a Socialized System Like Medicare for All Beats For-Profit Healthcare in One Chart of Covid-19 Infection Rates | Common Dreams News
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Politics
Jun 26, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Lightupmylife
LINKWhy a Socialized System Like Medicare for All Beats For-Profit Healthcare in One Chart of Covid-19 Infection Rates | Common Dreams News
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News & Links
Jun 20, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Amzungu
LINK'Heartbreaking,' Say Global Experts, Alarmed at Signs US Has 'Given Up' Fight to Stop Covid-19 | Common Dreams News
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Politics
Jun 16, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Rich177
Now that i have identified laws is the United states as springing forth from the imagination of idiots in congress, i have a better understanding of why some people support the law and some don't. The simple answer is if the law says you are a slave,...
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Conservative Atheists
Jun 16, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by Rich177
Now that i have identified laws is the United states as springing forth from the imagination of idiots in congress, i have a better understanding of why some people support the law and some don't. The simple answer is if the law says you are a ...
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News & Links
Jun 13, 2020Jun 2020

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
LINKA 70-year-old man was hospitalized with COVID-19 for 62 days. Then he received a $1.1 million hospital bill, including over $80,000 for using a ventilator.
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Oddities and Anomalies
May 30, 2020May 2020

Posted by UrsiMajor
America's never-ending battle against flesh-eating worms
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
May 22, 2020May 2020

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
Shameful. From calling Bernie Sanders a sexist to bailing on Medicare For All. Warren has proved herself a Corporate shill. 😔
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General & Hellos
May 16, 2020May 2020

Posted by Robecology
Here's the link to watch Barack Obama's H.S. graduation speech.
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Memes edited
May 11, 2020May 2020

Posted by RavenCT
Some for Monday... BTW I think the SEP Field went on the blink - it would explain so much?
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"Positive Vibes"
May 6, 2020May 2020

Posted by BeeHappy
Why not? 💃🕺💃🕺
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Health & Happiness
May 6, 2020May 2020

Posted by sassygirl3869
For NY State -Capital Region -WellNow, an urgent care center brings publicly advertised antibody and Covid-19 testing to 4 locations, one in Clifton Park where I live. Should be covered by Medicare, Medicaid and private insurance. ...
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
May 3, 2020May 2020

Posted by AnonySchmoose
"This State in India Shows Us Why Fighting COVID-19 Requires Working-Class Power. Kerala’s approach to pandemic relief offers valuable lessons not only for India but also — perhaps especially — for advanced ...
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"Positive Vibes"
Apr 26, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by LetzGetReal
Recently reviewed the film, Calender Girls. what a fun thing!
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Out Of The Illusion
Apr 24, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by William_Mary
BIDEN DISMISSES DEMOCRATIC PARTY BASE’S SUPPORT FOR MEDICARE FOR ALL But, maybe I’m missing something. Maybe his statements aren’t even meant for the average Democratic voter or legislator. Maybe the real audience of Biden’s overweening ...
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Posts
Apr 23, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by AmmaRE007
From the shallow end of the pool?
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News & Links
Apr 20, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by FearlessFly
Zoom’s Security Woes Were No Secret to Business Partners Like Dropbox Dropbox privately paid top hackers to find bugs in software by the videoconferencing company Zoom, then pressed it to fix them.
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Politics
Apr 16, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by ToolGuy
This is Kiefer Sutherland’s grandfather who was voted the greatest Canadian. He is credited with being the father of medicare in our country. Does this not apply to other countries including the USA? This post is public so should be viewable by ...
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Politics
Apr 15, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by ToolGuy
This for those of you critical of the Bernie supporters who are not likely to support Biden. It seems the choice is the old normal or the current grifters in the White House. For many that is not a real choice. This link takes you to the article but ...
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Politics
Apr 11, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by MissKathleen
Why his re-electrician would be a disaster.
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Leftists
Apr 9, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by sassygirl3869
Biden is courting Bernie voters with a new plan to forgive college debt and expand Medicare. Good ideas?
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Apr 9, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by sassygirl3869
Good Afternoon -Happy Thursday. When are those $1200 checks going out. I just checked my checking account and my Medicare supplement and prescription renewals were taken out of my account leaving me with barely enough for groceries, never mind heat ...
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General & Hellos
Apr 8, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by dalefvictor
Those of you who have followed me for some time know that Kate, the love of my life, has Erdheim-Chester. She just went onto Medicade as she just turned 65. Our other insurance through the ACA paid for the treatment which is really expensive. ...
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Insomniacs
Apr 8, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by RavenCT
Goodnight - well for all of you trying to come to terms with Bernie withdrawing from the race - hugs. I'm left baffled. Neither candidate is my cup of tea and I never wanted to vote for the "lesser of two evils again". Living in an LGBTQ+ ...
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News & Links
Apr 6, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by HippieChick58
LINKJoe Biden Ad: Medicare for All Would Be an Insult to My Dead Son - VICE
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News & Links
Apr 6, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by sassygirl3869
Why Trump is promoting a combination of hydroxychloroquine and eurythromycin? Is it ignorance or does he have a possible stake in the company? Why has he wasted Medicaid and Medicare funds to stockpile it with NO SCIENTIFIC EVIDENCE ...
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Silly, Random & Fun
Apr 3, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by 273kelvin
Fellow inmates, I feel compelled to draw your attention to a looming crisis. No not the rising death toll and lack of PPE or anything so trivial. No comrades we are fast approaching a serious shortage of crap to watch. TV companies already ...
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Trump Pinata
Apr 3, 2020Apr 2020

Posted by uncle-ernie
I think I'll stick to Medicare
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Leftists
Mar 30, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by johnnyrobish
Health Insurance May Rise 40% Next Year For those of you still clinging to the old insurance industry's for-profit model of healthcare and asking "how can we afford pay for Medicare for All," the New York Times just reported ...
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Politics
Mar 24, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Mooolah
Socialism for Boeing but not for Grandma?
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Mar 22, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by IrishTxJudy
While I’m working from home and doing my best to stay inside since I’m in the at risk group being 64, my son, who shares an apartment with me still has to go to work right now. A little bit of a conundrum right now. While I’m healthy, he has ...
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Trump Pinata
Mar 21, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by EdKassirer44
and here i sit, age 75, a smoker with a history of a heart attack and with copd, and to be truthful, it feels as if I am in a concentration camp, just awaiting my turn. What are the odds that I will be able to go the next 12-18 months without ...
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Politics
Mar 20, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Sgt_Spanky
Trump has already committed to bailouts for industries like the airlines, cruiselines, casinos and hotels hit hard by the pandemic and totaling about $1T. So now I'm wondering where's all the shouts of rage and protest against this blatant corporate...
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Progressives, Socialists, and Black Lives Matter
Mar 13, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Krish55
Notice that the 1% in politics and business has been hit with Covid19? Think they will be more open to expanded Public Health and Medicare for All now?
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Trump Pinata
Mar 12, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Mofo1953
The turd came out on TV announcing some measures to deal with the pandemic, like banning travel from Europe. Pence then came out to say that no copays or out of pocket costs in medicare and medicaid. Sounds like Medicare for All to me, doesn't it? ...
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General & Hellos
Mar 11, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by bobwjr
LINK20 leading economists just signed a letter arguing Medicare for All would generate massive savings for American families | Markets Insider
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Memes R Us
Mar 9, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Sciops
A song to help you drift by
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Out Of The Illusion
Mar 8, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by William_Mary
Money to Pay for “Medicare for All” Is Right Here We already spend that much on health care. And more.
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Health & Happiness
Mar 7, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by nicknotes
Are you on Medicare and Social Security? Will you eventually be on Medicare and Social Security? Are any of your friends or relatives on Medicare and Social Security? Perhaps this will excite you.... What do you think?
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Politics
Mar 6, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by Charliesey
Trump Just Dug His 2020 Grave By Telling Fox News He’ll Cut Medicare And Social Security via @politicususa
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Politics
Mar 5, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by aintmisbehaven
Bernie vs. Biden: My Argument for Bernie to me, it all comes down to the difference between the nature of Bernie supporters vs. Biden supporters. and, obviously, this is all just from my own personal perceptions.... your mileage may vary. I believe...
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Baby Boomers
Mar 1, 2020Mar 2020

Posted by IrishTxJudy
Started Medicare today since I turn 65 later this month. Never thought I’d see this day. At 40 you think 65 is old. But at almost 65, I don’t feel, act or look my age.
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Out Of The Illusion
Feb 29, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by DenoPenno
Not so long ago a conservative work mate of mine told me outright that Medicare for all would cost us 93 trillion dollars. I immediately thought he was pulling that figure out of his backside. Just yesterday I am in discussion with a friend on ...
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Older women and younger men
Feb 28, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by MarkWD
Wow, 121 members? Kind of surprises me, not because it is problematic pairing but because it goes against the more common May/December (or in our case, November/December). I'm 67 and she is ten years older. We've been together since 1982. We both...
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News & Links
Feb 27, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by snytiger6
LINKTrump administration says coronavirus vaccine may not be affordable - Business Insider
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MENS GROUP, Liberal. Woman Welcome. Everybodys Welcome
Feb 27, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by DevilMayCare
"Medicare for All": Last Week Tonight, with John Oliver (HBO)
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Trump Pinata
Feb 26, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by MojoDave
"... researchers at Yale and Harvard have found that Medicare for All reduces costs, while a public option — as proposed by Biden, Pete Buttigieg and other moderate candidates challenging Sanders — would make health care more expensive." ...
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Trump Pinata
Feb 26, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by Mofo1953
I have just found out that what I witnessed in the debate in person was 100% true. The DNC had distributed tickets to DNC members in SC and neighboring states, a percentage went to CBS, other to Twitter, and the ones for sale were very expensive, at ...
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News & Links
Feb 23, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by of-the-mountain
Do you actually know what Medicare for all entails??? Watch John Oliver Destroys the arguments against Medicare for all! Oliver, in his usual brilliant style, systematically destroyed every argument against M4A: "Nobody knows what it will ...
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General & Hellos
Feb 19, 2020Feb 2020

Posted by bobwjr
LINKYale Study Says Medicare for All Would Save U.S. $450 Billion, Prevent Nearly 70,000 Deaths a Year | Democracy Now!
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