Yeah Bernie, Where Were You During Clinton’s Healthcare Reform Fight in ’93 and ‘94?

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Hillary Clinton, who is becoming notorious for false attacks on Bernie Sanders’ “Medicare For All” healthcare plan, asked a crowd in Saint Louis this week: “Where was he when I was trying to get health care in ’93 and ’94?”

Well Hillary, the Sanders campaign has a really great answer for you:

Bernie Sanders was literally right behind Clinton during her 1994 press conference during which the then-First Lady spoke about a universal, single-payer healthcare. Not only did Hillary forget that Bernie was there, but she seems to have forgotten that she was fighting for almost the same healthcare system that Bernie Sanders’ has called for in his “Medicare for All” plan.

You can watch the video here.

It gets worse. There is also a handwritten from Hillary to Bernie thanking him for his support and commitment to real health care access for all Americans:

Meanwhile in the present Clinton is bashing Sanders’ universal health care plan calling it “unrealistic.”

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Alexandra Jacobo is a dedicated progressive writer, activist, and mother with a deep-rooted passion for social justice and political engagement. Her journey into political activism began in 2011 at Zuccotti Park, where she supported the Occupy movement by distributing blankets to occupiers, marking the start of her earnest commitment to progressive causes. Driven by a desire to educate and inspire, Alexandra focuses her writing on a range of progressive issues, aiming to foster positive change both domestically and internationally. Her work is characterized by a strong commitment to community empowerment and a belief in the power of informed public action. As a mother, Alexandra brings a unique and personal perspective to her activism, understanding the importance of shaping a better world for future generations. Her writing not only highlights the challenges we face but also champions the potential for collective action to create a more equitable and sustainable world.

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