Sally C. Pipes is president and chief executive officer of the Pacific Research Institute, and the author of The False Promise of Single-Payer Health Care. Now that California Senator Kamala Harris has thrown her hat into the presidential ring, the Medicare for all debate has been reignited. While it sounds great, we need only look at our neighbor to the north – Canada, or across the pond at the UK. Their experiments with socialized medicine have been a disaster. Long weighting times to see a specialist and to obtain a medical procedures have condemned many to increased suffering and death. Sally has no doubt that that’s what would happen here.
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