Here’s how much money Senators received from health insurance companies in 2016 election cycle

Pacific Standard quoted Christian Grose of the USC Dornsife College on why certain Congressional Democrats are supporting Senator Bernie Sanders’ health care proposal.

According to University of Southern California political scientist Christian Grose, many of these co-signers are thought to have presidential ambitions and therefore may be “trying to peel off some support from Bernie Sanders voters were they to run in 2020,” he writes in an email. In addition, the number of Americans who say they want to have a single-payer health-care system is growing, although they remain in the minority.

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