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Another Plan for That?

Warren’s Medicare strategy is too warped to understand.

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  • Mike Pesca is the host of the Slate daily podcast The Gist. He also contributes reports and commentary to NPR.


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In the Spiel, Elizbeth Warren’s health care plan.

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