S.2001: State Public Option Act

Author's Summary:  To establish a State public option through Medicaid to provide Americans with the choice of a high-quality, low-cost health insurance plan.

IB Summary:  This is another Democratic attempt at getting us one step closer to Medicare for Everyone - this bill creates a state public option.

Status: Introduced on 10/24/2017. Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Links: https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/senate-bill/2001?r=15; https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-bill/4129/text?r=5