Clinton Faces Health Law Dissent From Democrats Stirred Up By Sanders’ Promise For More
The Democratic front-runner has positioned herself as a champion of the health law, but Democrats -- who some say have been roused by Sen. Bernie Sanders' call for Medicare for all -- want bigger changes.
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Fired Up By Sanders, Democrats Shift Left On Health Care
With the Obama administration counting down its final year, many Democrats are finding less to like about the president's health care law, unsure about its place among their party's achievements. Sen. Bernie Sanders' call for "Medicare for all" seems to have rekindled aspirations for bigger changes beyond "Obamacare." That poses a challenge for Hillary Clinton, who has argued that the health care law is working and the nation should build on it, not start over. (5/5)