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This should not be thought of as a partisan issue; it's not even a bipartisan issue. This is a nonpartisan issue. Cancer, diabetes, high blood pressure affect folks around our country regardless of whether they are in a red state or a blue state, regardless of their income, regardless of their status, and we should not differentiate in the way that we do public health policy.

Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) on Medicare for all

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