Letter: Big health care news

Bangor Daily News

Here in Maine, fortunately, a new study by the Maine Center for Economic Policy has shown that we can finally cut out the middleman.

The study found that a universal, publicly funded healthcare plan covering every Maine resident could save $1.5 billion a year in total healthcare spending, eliminate insurance premiums and out-of-pocket costs, and give 80 percent of us a net gain in household income.

Click here to read the full letter, first published January 9, 2020, in the Bangor Daily News.