Lester Holt Asks 2020 Dems to Raise Their Hands For Government-Run Health Care. The Result Was Lopsided.

Mediaite | 6/26/2019 | Staff
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The “by a show of hands” challenge has a controversial past in American presidential debates. Republicans chafed and objected in 2007. Trump stood alone in 2016. And on Wednesday at the NBC Democratic Debate, the first primary debate of the 2020 season, the show of hands-on health care got big applause from the crowd, but only two hands up on stage.

NBC Nightly News anchor Lester Holt posed the question, following on Sen. Elizabeth Warren‘s answer to the prior debate point.

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“We’re going to turn to the issue of healthcare right now, I’m really trying to understand where there may or may not be daylight between you,” said Holt. He pointed out that many people have health insurance through their employer, before asking...
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