Polls show that 71% of Americans favor the single-payer modal when they are told that it guarantees insurance for all, but support drops to only 37% when people are told that the single-payer model will increase taxes.
Rendon says critics are accusing him of causing the death of people who would be saved if the heath-care plan were in place. At the national level, Democrats are making the same claims to protest efforts to eliminate or overhaul Obamacare.
California state Senators are proposing a bill to require all health care to be administered and paid for by the state. According to preliminary estimates (which almost always are unrealistically low so as not to frighten taxpayers), the system will cost $400-billion a year