"I will also say to you that I have seen fathers bring their sons up to me and say, 'she is the first, ' in a way that is to also speak to those sons about the fact they should not ever be burdened by what has been and they should see what can be", Harris said.
Early on in her speech, Ms. Harris invoked memories of her mother, Shyamala Gopalan, a biologist who immigrated to the US from Chennai. "Who of all us have not had that situation where you have to wait for approval and the doctor says, "I don't know if your insurance company is going to cover this"?"
I mean, the Republicans want to get rid of the Affordable Care Act.
And while polling suggests that a majority of Americans back the once-controversial plan, it also appears that Democrats could have an issue with the health care plan once more voters learn about the specifics.
Democrats are increasingly calling for Medicare-for-All plans and it is unclear what room would be left in those plans for private insurance.
The VA, which provides health care services to USA veterans, notoriously has been plagued with poor service and long waits in recent years. "We dismissed the charges against her, and overall we've improved attendance for this population in SF by 20 percent over the last two years". She said her platform will include several progressive policies like debt-free college and "Medicare for all", which would allow Americans to opt into government-run health coverage. We are going to have to learn to deal with her.
"For every one dollar increase in taxes, we're talking about more savings through getting rid of premiums, copays, and deductibles".More news: Huawei says remains focused on supporting Vodafone's 5G rollout
The Californian senator could became America's first female U.S. president, and her rally in front of an enraptured crowd of 20,000 showed the world she could go all the way. "And how will her Medicaid for All agenda impact you and your health care?"
She also gets a boost from having California as her home state.
Almost 160 million people now obtain their health insurance through their employers. Once again these people are for anything so long as it's mandatory, former California GOP party leader Ron Nehring tweeted.
During CNN's live broadcast from Drake University in Des Moines, Harris spoke from a stage in front of a friendly audience of Iowans who said they plan to take part in the Democratic caucuses a little more than a year from now. Self-described "democratic socialists" such as Sen.
Morgan, a longtime Democratic fundraiser who considered a run for governor himself before becoming an independent, said that the origins of his firm's famous phrase is simple: "I stole it from Thomas Jefferson in the Declaration of Independence".
A Fox News poll released Thursday found that a plurality of Democrats think it would be a "good thing" for the U.S.to move toward socialism.