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Elizabeth Warren speaks at a campaign rally.

Medicare for All’s thorniest issue is how much to pay doctors and hospitals. Any new system could become a convoluted mess if it goes wrong.

Warren faces challenges in her plan to set payment rates for doctors and hospitals in line with Medicare without creating more losers than winners.
Democratic U.S. presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks at a news conference to introduce the "Medicare for All Act of 2019" on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., April 10, 2019.

Democrats are clashing over how to fix US health care. Here are the 7 key terms you need to know.

Progressive and moderate Democrats are battling over how to remake the nation's health care system. These seven terms help you cut through the jargon.
Democratic presidential candidate, U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-VT) talks about the cost of insulin in the USA versus Canada as he joins a group of people with diabetes on a trip to Canada for affordable Insulin on July 28, 2019 in Windsor, Canada

What I learned as a Canadian reporting on healthcare in America — and what Americans can learn from Canada

All Canadians have public health insurance. But private insurance exists in Canada and healthcare isn't free.
Bernie Sanders.

Bernie Sanders is running for president in 2020. Here’s everything we know about the candidate and how he stacks up against the competition.

Bernie Sanders, the independent democratic socialist senator from Vermont, has pushed the Democratic Party in a more progressive direction since 2016.

Elizabeth Warren releases plan pledging to begin Medicare for All transition within first 100 days in office

Warren laid out a gradual transition to universal healthcare in the US within four years, but it would likely face an uphill battle in Congress.
Sen. Bernie Sanders and Sen. Elizabeth Warren shake hands before the start of the first night of the second 2020 Democratic presidential debate in Detroit, Michigan, on July 30, 2019.

Two-thirds of Bernie Sanders supporters also would support Elizabeth Warren if she’s the nominee

Insider polling also found only 13% of Sanders' fans like him and no other candidate, which means they're not "Bernie or bust."

Elizabeth Warren has a colossal $30 trillion progressive agenda. Here’s a breakdown of how she plans to pay for it.

The government is projected to spend $58 trillion over the next decade. Warren's plans would increase that by half if she were elected president.

Bernie Sanders ramps up criticism of Elizabeth Warren’s Medicare for All plan, calling it ‘quite a hit’ for average workers

Sanders said a payroll tax like what he has proposed to fund his plan would draw more in taxes from affluent employees.

Senate Democrats shy away from backing Elizabeth Warren’s Medicare for All plan

Senate Democrats are reportedly anxious about backing a plan that would end private insurance and result in large tax hikes.