Advocates for socialized medicine in the United States have actively campaigned for a government-run system since the beginning of the twentieth century. Theodore Roosevelt ran for president on a platform that included universal health care. Franklin Roosevelt included government-run medicine in his New Deal social program, but withdrew it because it was unpopular and jeopardized […]
Roger Stark, MD
Roger Stark, MD is director of the Center for Health Care at the Washington Policy Center in Seattle.