Author: Gal Medi

Avoid These Big Medicare Mistakes People Make


By Bob CarlsonEditor, Retirement Watch By Bob Carlson July 10, 2018 Most Americans in, or near, retirement know too little about Medicare, causing them to pay far more out-of-pocket for retirement medical care than they should and make big Medicare mistakes. Many people believe Medicare — the federal health insurance program for people 65 and […]

“Medicare-for-all” means something. Don’t let moderates water it down.


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez beat 10-term House Democrat Joe Crowley in New York’s 14th District — the political upset of the year — in part because she championed Medicare-for-all (in addition to free college tuition and a jobs guarantee, among other progressive policies). Immediately, some pundits began to try their best to explain her victory in a […]