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Biden says U.S. will seek to ‘end cancer as we know it’ after Covid pandemic

President Joe Biden said Friday that once the coronavirus pandemic has been defeated, his administration will target another deadly disease: cancer. “I want you to know that, once we beat Covid, we’re going to do everything we can to end cancer as we know it,” Biden said in a speech after touring Pfizer’s massive coronavirus… Read More »

See the Moment Kamala Harris Called Joe Biden With the News of the Election Win

As if you weren’t emotional enough, Vice President-Elect Kamala Harris took to Twitter Saturday morning—shortly after the announcement that she and Joe Biden had won the 2020 election—to share a video of her speaking with President-Elect Biden. “We did it Joe,” Harris says in the sweet and poignant clip. “You’re going to be the next… Read More »

Here are Biden VP pick Kamala Harris’ healthcare policy positions – Modern Healthcare

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden on Tuesday announced California Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate. Here’s where she stood on healthcare issues during her own presidential campaign. It took months for Harris to clarify her position on healthcare in the primary battle, even as she criticized Biden for not going far enough on… Read More »

Bernie Sanders campaign accuses Joe Biden of ‘insurance company scare tactics’

Bernie Sanders’ presidential campaign said thanks but no thanks to Joe Biden’s characterization of the Vermont senator’s presentation of his signature “Medicare for all” single-payer healthcare plan. “Thank you, Joe Biden, for crediting our campaign for honesty. I’m sorry we can’t return the favor,” Bernie 2020 senior adviser Jeff Weaver said in a statement Wednesday.… Read More »

Different Takes: Lessons On The Differences, If Any, Between Biden, Sanders On Health Care; Medicaid’s Future Needs To Be Front And Center In The Ongoing Discussions

Editorial pages focus on the debate about the future of health care. The Wall Street Journal: Biden Goes Half Way To BernieCare Joe Biden’s new health-care plan is supposed to show his moderation, not that this is a virtue to progressives. Hence the back and forth this week between Mr. Biden and Bernie Sanders about… Read More »