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‘100% of people who died were once alive’: GOP lawmaker mocked for suggesting that Medicare contributes to COVID deaths

Rep. Massie thought it was a sick burn.

On Feb 9, 2022 by Claire Goforth

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TikTok allegedly shows white men in suits pretending to be Medicare agents, scamming people (updated)

'All we did was ask them for a card and they got really defensive.'

On Jul 8, 2021 by Moises Mendez II

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Rick Scott’s tweet reminds everyone of his company’s Medicare fraud scandal

'Nice to meet you, kettle.'

On May 20, 2020 by Claire Goforth

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Shaun King self-owns with Medicare-for-all tweet to bill’s co-sponsor

King seemingly didn't know Brian Schatz is one of the bill's co-sponsors. He has since deleted the 'embarrassing' tweet.

On Apr 4, 2020 by Eilish O'Sullivan

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Twitter is split over Joe Biden’s ‘veto’ Medicare-for-all claim

Biden has repeatedly brought up the cost of such a bill on the debate stage and campaign trail.

On Mar 10, 2020 by Andrew Wyrich


Confusing-as-hell defense of COBRA becomes rallying cry for Medicare for All

'Honestly this thread is a better case for single-payer than anything you’ll ever read from an advocate.'

On Jan 30, 2020 by Libby Cohen

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Crowd cheers for Medicare for All at Bernie Sanders Fox News town hall

The question from a Fox News host was met with lots of cheers.

On Apr 16, 2019 by Andrew Wyrich

Health administrator Seema Verma faces criticism after tweeting a Halloween joke about Medicare.

Health official faces backlash for Halloween joke about Medicare

She said a Medicare T-shirt was 'the scariest.'

On Nov 1, 2018 by Kris Seavers

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Chuck Schumer says Trump op-ed ‘needs some work,’ marks it up in red pen

The internet had a lot to say.

On Oct 10, 2018 by Andrew Wyrich

Sen. Bernie Sanders and President Donald Trump both had something to say about the Koch brothers–the Republican megadonors–this week.

Koch brothers accidentally earn Bernie Sanders’ respect, draw Trump’s wrath

What is going on?

On Jul 31, 2018 by Andrew Wyrich

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Here’s everything you ever wanted to know about Medicare

What exactly are the "parts" of Medicare?

On May 30, 2018 by Brenden Gallagher

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1 million people watched Bernie Sanders Medicare for All livestream

The event drew 1.1 million viewers.

On Jan 24, 2018 by Ellen Ioanes

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How Trump’s stance on Obamacare could stifle an artistic revolution

Some artists are excited about a Trump presidency—but fear, too, is creeping in.

On Nov 19, 2016 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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The Pentagon uses a 1970s IBM computer and floppy disks to control U.S. nuclear weapons

That's not the government's only IT embarrassment.

On May 25, 2016 by Eric Geller

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Stop panicking over Bernie Sanders’s plan to spend $18 trillion on Medicaid

Sanders has been championing his policy on Twitter—even while critics attack it as 'too expensive.'

On Sep 24, 2015 by James Kwak