Swing State Democrat Senator Up For Re-Election Dodges Questions On Medicare-For-All

The Daily Caller | 10/17/2019 | Staff
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Michigan Democrat Sen. Gary Peters refused multiple times to answer questions on his past support for Medicare-for-All, as he is up for re-election in a swing state where polling is tight.

When asked Wednesday by the Daily Caller about his stance on Medicare-for-All, Peters repeated the question. “Where do I stand on Medicare-for-All?” Peters asked, surprised by the topic. “Who are you from, who are you with?” he followed up, still refusing to answer after one of his staffers whispered into his ear. Peters again dodged the question when asked Thursday.

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“Senator, yesterday we talked about your stance for Medicare-for-All. What do you have to say about that?,” Peters was asked Thursday by the Daily Caller, and asked to give a “yes” or “no” response on if he supports Medicare-for-All. The Democratic Senator responded by saying “Ah, well I supported bills related to make sure the Affordable Care Act has a public option and Medicare… Affordable Care… you can look at the bills I’m a co-sponsor of.”

The questions regarding Peters’ position on Medicare-for-All come from a video first discovered by Better Future Michigan, where Peters says, “You’re going to have Medicare-for-All down the...
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