Independent Journal Review
Fact or Fiction: Bernie Sanders Claims Self-Employed Families Pay $28,000/Year for Health Care

On April 15, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) became the first and only presidential candidate so far to attend a Fox News town hall for the 2020 cycle. In the midst of a heated exchange regarding the cost of health insurance, Sanders claimed that the average self-employed family of four pays $28,000 a year for health care. Question Does Sanders" statement correctly characterize the health care costs for the average self-employed family? During the Fox News town hall, Sanders attempted to explain how he would pay for his "Medicare for All" system. To make his point, Sanders offered up a hypoth

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The Denver Post
Michael Bennet’s cancer surgery was successful, clearing the way for presidential run

U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet"s office said Friday that his surgery to remove prostate cancer was successful, seemingly clearing the way for a 2020 presidential run. "Last weekend, Michael underwent surgery and is recovering at his home in Colorado," said Courtney Gidner, Bennet"s spokeswoman. "His doctors report the surgery was completely successful and he requires no further treatment. "Michael and his family deeply appreciate the well wishes and support from Coloradans and others across the country, and he looks forward to returning to work after the recess," she added. RELATED: Super Tu

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Chuck Schumer
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Unbelievable. We should all be working to help Americans get access to the care they need. But President… https://t.co/CtST5FLTwm

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Andy Slavitt
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BREAKING: Trump revises ACA to reduce subsidies for families buying ACA coverage by $1 Billion, cutting 70,000 more… https://t.co/JaBErFVcfx

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Rep. Don Beyer
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Something we didn’t need the Mueller report to tell us: sabotage by Trump and his allies has already caused 1.4 mil… https://t.co/ngHNbmwUGH

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Senator Patty Murray
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Over a million people have lost their insurance since President Trump took office and started sabotaging families'… https://t.co/WQuxFghjFw

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Molly Jong-Fast
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Republicans are taking away your healthcare just like they promised they would https://t.co/hDwHCYuatx

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PEOPLE FIRST
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How ANYONE can vote 4 the party that's against min wage, jobs, economic recovery, soc sec, climate change, medicare… https://t.co/DCFqmBYnHv

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Rhonda Lowe
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@dbongino @steph93065 AND this is when ThEY messed up which she did. They do their own thing, like it's your faul… https://t.co/YGLynFmPGM

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josephine
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@superediin @aca_nikolic7 @KosMet_1244 The thing is is that Bosnian Muslim have a tendency to FALSELY accuse and ha… https://t.co/BsGl4Eqylv

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josephine
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@aca_nikolic7 @superediin @KosMet_1244 The Bosnian Muslims' very hyped trial meant to prove the Serbs were committe… https://t.co/a9D0qmo48x

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@DARAmerican After being on Medicaid for years caring for a parent with Alzheimer's I have now re-entered the workf… https://t.co/2B0VgdqmzY

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josephine
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@aca_nikolic7 @superediin @KosMet_1244 The Bosnian Muslims in Sarajevo abducted, beat, tortured, then tried and con… https://t.co/bXx7PRjDYJ

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Debbie #WWG1WGA
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@BuckDuane3 @tracybeanz The Swamp has Roberts by the balls thus the #Obamacare flipflop. Maybe next time, don't adopt children illegally?

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Clickbait Bot
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14 Irresistably Weird Tweets About Repealing Obamacare That Will Make You Move To Canada. What. The. Fuck.

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@vegank8 @UR_Dumber @WilliamNOtis @KamalaHarris You don’t think the democrats knew what the ACA said. You keep sayi… https://t.co/5vQegneaPZ

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Obamacare and going beyond what even dems did with NK even as they build and expand their Nuclear arsenal and legit… https://t.co/jlbTh9YtXZ

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The only people in favor of Obamacare are the people on the expanded medicaid. Anybody that has to pay for it hates… https://t.co/kKRLJG16CU

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@RetweetsBro @FrantzRunnem @Rain_Surname I read Clinton’s platform. She wanted to make the ACA better, but she didn… https://t.co/5N9u9trXaw

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DD
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@Ejbocfan @anna_deardorff Yes, I gave up AARP years ago when they backed Obamacare.

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@realDonaldTrump : PLEASE get a Legislator to write& attempt to pass a Health Plan that covers faults in Obamacare… https://t.co/lcUc4ASzhK

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@dbongino Yup, just got schlonged again for not being wealthy Enough to buy overpriced Obamacare. Another $700 on… https://t.co/CTfpWsrttc

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@dbongino If we solve the border issue we’ll save Billions of Dollars! Parlay the savings into “Great Healthcare” w… https://t.co/hem7iOqVRT

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milomet
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@BrianKarem remember that Obama Admin didn’t have credibility. Illegal wiretap. It’s scam, Hillary server he knew a… https://t.co/StMCqXKCZr

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How ANYONE can vote 4 the party that's against min wage, jobs, economic recovery, soc sec, climate change, medicare… https://t.co/Lam06LuOho

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DONT'T BE FOOLED! #Republicans are offering bills prohibiting denial of coverage for pre-existing conditions.....… https://t.co/2LZFDK5pus

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@hansg2014 @charliekirk11 Correction: A federal court in Texas ruled the ACA un-Constitutional. In summary, the ACA… https://t.co/4W1cVGT55t

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@Daniel40960642 @tweets4poppy Of course he is his medical plan is what they based obamacare is he also had the gift… https://t.co/6ysuiXf0YZ

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#ObamaCare cost me my doctor, has raised my healthcare cost by nearly double, ended coverage for some needed health… https://t.co/RUb10q2CMT

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Franky 🇺🇸
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@guypbenson you forgot, Inventing ObamaCare

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@Milliennial The same people who call themselves (ironically) pro life, are against Obamacare, Medicare for all....… https://t.co/skTPM22Dub

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