Good morning ... Hey, remember when we told you that Democrats who support some version of "Medicare for All" seemed to be winning a lot of big primaries? If you weren't quite sure whether that leftward shift was for real, say hello to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.

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What we're watching today: Senate HELP committee hearing on health care costs. Senate oversight committee hearing on Medicaid fraud and overpayments. Senate Veterans Affairs Committee hearing on Robert Wilkie's nomination to lead the VA.

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