Health insurance is a major issue across the country, as Americans have become more worried about the security and affordability of their coverage.
As the Democratic candidates have taken their shot at describing their ideas for healthcare, Mike Bloomberg has stepped into the race with what Politico describes as a plan that resembles proposals from other more moderate Democratic rivals, while avoiding a sweeping single-payer overhaul that has caused other candidates trouble on the trail.
In a statement Bloomberg said: “No one should have to forgo care because they don’t have insurance, and no one should face hardships because of medical bills,”Politico reports.
“We will reverse the president’s attacks on the ACA, reach universal coverage, reduce costs for all Americans, increase support for rural communities and fix our broken health care system once and for all.”
Read more about how Mike Bloomberg plans to expand coverage.