Daly Kos: Survey shows 25% of Americans are ‘skipping medical treatment’ because of costs
June 17, 2019
The reasons Americans, liberal and conservative alike, want a more socialized medical infrastructure is because the private sector’s greed has become untenable for almost everyone. Drug prices continue to skyrocket, premiums rise, and what is covered and not covered by more modest insurance programs leaves much to be desired. Last year, Americans borrowed $88 billion to cover medical expenses.