It was only a few years ago that the corporate media and political establishment laughed us off when we said it was past time to guarantee health care as a right for all.
Well, that’s not the case anymore. Because right now Medicare for All is not only supported by the majority of Americans, it is also an idea embraced by many Democrats, including most running for president.
Let me be very clear: that did not happen by accident. It happened because of you. Because of us.
Together we have made incredible progress on this issue, but we are not finished yet.
Today I am reintroducing Medicare for All legislation in the Senate. And it’s important that we send an unmistakable message to my colleagues that health care must be guaranteed as a right for all Americans.
I cannot do it alone. So I am asking you directly: