Sen. Bernie Sanders Wants Medicare Expansion In Biden Infrastructure Bill

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vermont) is urging Democrats to move forward on changes to Medicare. Sanders is proposing expanding Medicare to include dental care, glasses, eye surgeries and hearing aids. He also wants to lower the entry age of the program from 65 to 55. The senator’s proposal would likely be a piece of the Biden infrastructure bill, which was announced on Wednesday. “We’re talking about physical infrastructure, affordable housing. We’re talking about transforming our energy system to deal with climate change. We’re talking about human infrastructure,” Sanders told Politico on Monday….

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