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Michigan Congresswoman Debbie Dingell Argues In Favor Of 'Medicare For All'

Jul 11, 2019

Michigan State Rep. Debbie Dingell
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12th Congressional District Representative Debbie Dingell is co-sponsor of the Medicare For All Act of 2019.  The bill has been introduced in Congress and is now getting hearings.  On Saturday, July 13th, the Dearborn Democrat will serve on a panel of lawmakers at a Town Hall on "Medicare for All" in Ypsilanti.  Dingell shared her perspective in a conversation with 89.1 WEMU's David Fair.  


"Medicare for All" Town Hall
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"Medicare For All" Town Hall : 5-7 pm Saturday, July 13th at Mckenny Hall on the Eastern Michigan University Campus. 

In February of this year, Reps. Debbie Dingell and Pramila Jayapal introduced the Medicare for All Act of 2019 with more than 100 co-sponsors. The bill would improve and expand access to medicare so that every American has access to quality, affordable healthcare.

 

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— David Fair is the WEMU News Director and host of Morning Edition on WEMU.  You can contact David at 734.487.3363, on twitter @DavidFairWEMU, or email him at dfair@emich.edu