How Does Bernie Pay for His Major Plans?

According to a February 15, 2020 study by epidemiologists at Yale University, the Medicare for All bill that Bernie wrote would save over $450 billion in health care costs and prevent 68,000 unnecessary deaths – each and every year.What our current system costs over the next decade:Over the next ten years, national health expenditures are projected to total approximately $52 trillion if we keep our current dysfunctional system. How much we will save:According to the Yale study and others, Medicare for All will save approximately $5 trillion over that same time period.$52 trillion – $5 trillion = $47 trillion total How we pay for it:Current federal, state and local government spending over the next ten years is projected to total about $30 trillion.The revenue options Bernie has proposed total $17.5 Trillion$30 trillion + $17.5 trillion = $47.5 Trillion total

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