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Medicare

Political jujitsu: Now’s the time for Medicare for all

Political jujitsu: Now’s the time for Medicare for all

As Republicans in Congress move to repeal the Affordable Care Act, Democrats are moving toward Medicare for All – a single-payer plan that builds on Medicare and would cover everyone at far lower cost.

‘Clear and unmistakable’ pattern of corruption, say Feds of Sen. Menendez

‘Clear and unmistakable’ pattern of corruption, say Feds of Sen. Menendez

Sen. Robert Menendez demonstrated a ‘clear and unmistakable’ pattern of accepting favors in exchange for helping a wealthy patron, explain prosecutors in the ongoing investigation against the New Jersey Democrat.

Editorials on the Robert Menéndez indictment

Editorials on the Robert Menéndez indictment

The New York Times, The Washington Post and the Newark Star-Ledger chime in on the Bob Menendez indictment. All three seem to agree that Menendez needs to go.

Robert Menendez indictment points to corrupting potential of super PACs

Robert Menendez indictment points to corrupting potential of super PACs

It seemed like a typical corruption case: A Florida doctor, seeking official favors with a United States senator, plies him with gifts while raising all the money he can for the senator’s campaign, and for his fellow senators and party.

Highlights of the indictment

Highlights of the indictment

Brief overview of the Robert Menéndez and Salomón Mengel indictment.

Menendez is indicted on corruption and other charges

Menendez is indicted on corruption and other charges

Senator Robert Menendez, a New Jersey Democrat, was indicted on Wednesday (April 1) on 14 charges of using his legislative office to benefit an eye doctor in exchange for gifts.

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