A new survey finds that Democrats haven’t fully embraced progressive policy proposals like free college and Medicare for all.
Neera TandenIn this survey of Democrats, over twice as many people support a plan that provides Medicare for anyone who wants it but maintains private insurance as support single payer M4A. 58% to 25%.
Letter: To endorse Jeremy Corbyn as prime minister would be to surrender in the fight against anti-Jewish prejudice, say 24 signatories including John Le Carré, Fay Weldon, Joanna Lumley and William Boyd
Neera TandenThat this letter has been written by so many I admire, including John Le Carre, Oz Koterji and Tom Holland, is a tragedy. Labour’s anti-Semitism problem should have been rooted out long ago.
Concerns about antisemitism mean we cannot vote Labour | Letter
His complaint suggested he was an analyst by training with an understanding of Ukrainian politics.
Neera TandenThere are a lot of people mentioned here who can be called to testify: White House Knew of Whistle-Blower’s Allegations Soon After Trump’s Call With Ukraine Leader - The New York Times
An angered Joe Biden accused President Donald Trump of “using every element of his presidency to try and smear me,” and called for an investigation into Trump’s phone call with the Ukrainian president.
Neera TandenThis is exactly right. I’m so glad @JoeBiden is going on offense. THE scandal is Trump’s abuse of power - using the foreign policy of the US to punish a political opponent beating him in the polls. End of story.
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As Attorney General, Andy has fought tirelessly for Kentucky families. He has been an independent voice, always striving to do the right thing
Neera TandenWhile we agonize over Trump & watch every poll on the Dem pres primary, there's an important Governor's race happening now in Kentucky. Bevin, perhaps the worst gov in the country, is facing Dem @AndyBeshearKY, a strong candidate committed to health care.
Neera TandenThis is the kind of selflessness - putting the country and an existential issue like climate change above ego - that we desperately need more of in public life. Thank you @MikeBloomberg
Beyond refuting his comments about border communities like ours (El Paso was one of the safest communities in the United States before the…
Neera TandenFriends, I recommend you read this @BetoORourke medium piece. For those who care about our country's immigration policies, how we got here and ideas about what we should do going forward, there's so much to admire here.
This proposal guarantees the right of all Americans to enroll in the same high-quality plan modeled after the Medicare program.
Neera TandenIndeed, CAP's Medicare Extra for All plan does exactly that: americanprogress.org/issues/healthc…. Would have been great for the authors to mention this proposal, but c'est la vie. But it's a false choice to say that there's only one way to universal health care and it's single payer.
Neera Tanden@cenkuygur This is utterly false. As a journalist you should read the plan and stop spreading falsehoods. The plan is here