Press Releases

209 Economists Endorse Medicare for All Ahead of House Budget Hearing

The letter calls the current health care system “exorbitant and wasteful” and asserts that “the time is now to create a universal, single-payer, Medicare for All health care system in the United States.”

Announcing new Drug Price Polling and Pharma Scorecard

Shining a light on individual member voting records and industry influence will give American citizens the transparency they need when voting.

Business Initiative for Health Policy Supports Senate Medicare for All Act of 2019

BIHP sees an encouraging future that is more healthy, more productive, and more prepared to compete in the globalized economy.

Medicare X Fails to Fix What’s Broken in Healthcare

“Medicare X offers no relief for employers and workers drowning under the cost of commercial insurance premiums” 

Business Initiative for Health Policy Welcomes Medicare for All Act of 2019

  Business Initiative for Health Policy Endorses Medicare for All Act of 2019   WASHINGTON, D.C. – Business Initiative for Health Policy (BIHP) is excited to support the introduction of the Medicare for All Act of 2019 from Representative Jayapal (D-WA). The legislation is a bold leap towards universal healthcare coverage, that would overhaul the healthcare system to prioritize the delivery of care over the hoarding … Continue reading Business Initiative for Health Policy Welcomes Medicare for All Act of 2019 »

Wendell Potter Announced as President of Business Initiative for Health Policy

Former Cigna Executive Wendell Potter Takes the Helm of Health Care Advocacy Group Seeking to Rally Business Leaders Around Medicare for All

Statement: The President Can’t Stop Lying About Medicare for All

“Insurance and pharmaceutical companies have spent years abusing our broken campaign finance system, and this is their reward.”

Business Initiative for Health Policy Presents: Medicare for All University

Members of BIHP believe that it is crucial to build a political movement behind Medicare for All, with candidates who are willing to take on the insurance and pharmaceutical industries oversized political influence.

Business Leaders Support Medicare Negotiation and Competitive Licensing Act

Members of BIHP applauded the bill for its unique enforcement power, which will enable Medicare to reign in the monopoly power of large pharmaceutical companies.

Business Leaders Support Medicare for All Caucus

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 19th, 2018 Contact: Dylan Dusseault dylan@businessinitiative.org 727-743-7809 BusinessInitiative.org Business Leaders Applaud Medicare for All Caucus The Business Initiative for Health Policy (BIHP), a group of business owners, economists, former industry insiders, and health policy experts, expressed support for the announcement of the first ever Congressional Medicare for All Caucus. The caucus, which will be chaired by Representatives Pramila Jayapal (D-WA), Keith … Continue reading Business Leaders Support Medicare for All Caucus »