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Sanders' Single Payer Plan: How Would it Work

By Michelle Xiong Published March 23, 2016

Presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders has introduced the idea of converting the U.S. Healthcare financing system to a single payer system. Debate has been sparked over the potential consequences and its overall feasibility of implementing this policy as the elections draw nearer.


The Cadillac Tax - The Good, the Bad and How It Will Impact the Future of Health Care

By Michelle Xiong Published November 2, 2015

One of the most controversial parts of the ACA is under fire for its high tax rates upon high-cost health insurance plans and its projected expansion to affect increasing percentages of employees whose employers provide health care. 2016 Presidential candidates are currently developing solutions on to tackle this issue as its implementation approaches in 2018.