x

Warren has her own plan for everything - except this

2 years 2 months 2 weeks ago Friday, September 13 2019 Sep 13, 2019 September 13, 2019 10:44 PM September 13, 2019 in News - AP Texas Headlines

By STEVE PEOPLES
AP National Political Writer

WASHINGTON (AP) - Elizabeth Warren has a plan for that. But on health care, she's with Bernie.

Warren has stood out in the 2020 Democratic presidential race for her extraordinary focus on detailed plans for on a wide range of issues. Her website lists specific policies on 43 topics: gun violence, Social Security, the Electoral College and even family farmers.

But on the issue that matters most to many voters - health care - Warren is all in on her opponent Bernie Sanders' "Medicare for All" plan. The seeming inconsistency was exposed during Thursday's presidential debate by Democratic front-runner Joe Biden.

Health care is a delicate issue for Warren and her party. The Massachusetts senator's allies believe there's no incentive to complicate the debate by creating a new plan.

Copyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

More News


Radar
7 Days