The pain points for seniors on medicare right now that #Medicareforall SOLVES are:
No more drug copays
No supplemental insurance needed
No long term care
All those pain points are addressed in his plan.
We need to do a better job communicating them succinctly and clearly to seniors today. He came much closer with clear call-outs on the additions of dental, vision, and hearing. All good. But major concerns remained unaddressed
If you're not on medicare you might not know that you will likely need to actually pay every month for supplemental coverage, even on a very limited income. You might not realize that you pay copays and fees for drugs and services. You also are lacking coverage in key areas
One of the greatest fears of seniors is what happens if they need long term care - right now the path to get that covered is very complex and often requires that you shield or draw down your assets to qualify - essentially forcing a choice between passing on wealth or care