Oct 10, 2018 - Health

Trump pens op-ed attacking Democratic support for "Medicare for All"

Trump at a campaign rally

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In USA Today, President Trump published an op-ed branding "Medicare for All" — increasingly popular among Democrats — as "Medicare for None," claiming it would mean "the end of choice for seniors over their own health care decisions" and cost taxpayers $32.6 trillion in its first 10 years.

What he's saying: "The truth is that the centrist Democratic Party is dead. The new Democrats are radical socialists who want to model America’s economy after Venezuela."

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