Libertarian think tank finds Baldwin-backed “Medicare for all” plan would cost $32.6T over 10 years

Photo by Michelle Stocker, The Capital Times
Photo by Michelle Stocker, The Capital Times

U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin isn't backing away from her support of Sen. Bernie Sanders' Medicare-for-all plan after a new study from a libertarian policy center found it would boost government health spending by $32.6 trillion over 10 years.
Still, the Madison Dem's campaign also stressed that she has supported other measures to rein in health care costs.
GOP rival Leah Vukmir, meanwhile, called the price tag outrageous.
The Mercatus Center at George Mason University in Virginia found Sanders' plan to cover all U.S. residents through Medicare with no copays and deductibles would require historic t...

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