04 noiembrie 2019

Sen. Warren Medicare Plan = No OCO, Lower Readiness


Sen.Sen. Elizabeth WarrenAlmost all the talk about Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s Medicare for All plan — estimated to cost up to an eye-watering $20.5 trillion — has centered on the medical costs that would be cut. But one big whack would come from eliminating OCO funding, so-called emergency defense funding that is central to paying for wars in Afghanistan and Syria, as well as supporting our European allies in the face of Russian bullying. Mark Cancian, a member of the Breaking D Board of [...]