Note: Manchin gets only a 60% score on the liberal ADA Senate ratings, which makes this interesting
Popular Resistance - Senator Joe Manchin (D-West Virginia) is looking at a Canadian style single payer system.
1manIt’s the second time in a month that Manchin has told constituents that he’s looking at a Medicare for all system to replace an unraveling Obamneycare.
Manchin has been clear that he will vote against the emerging Trumpcare/Ryancare that will balloon the ranks of the uninsured from 30 million under Obamneycare to 50 million.
1uninAt a town hall meeting in Martinsburg, West Virginia today, more than 200 people jammed the Robert Byrd Science Center.
And by their reactions to single payer questions, the majority in the room wanted Manchin to sponsor a single payer bill in the Senate.