50% of bankruptcies are connected to medical bills that medical insurance providers refused to cover. Yes working people with medical insurance. I do not see any need to address phasing out the medical insurance industry. This should not be any part of our mission. Let that be a matter of choice. What also should be a matter of choice however is IMPROVED Medicare Single Payer Insurance. Allow we IMPROVED Medicare Single Payer Insurance consumers the right to bring OUR tax dollars home to our respective communities. There are close to 70 million uninsured as we speak. Open up IMPROVED Medicare Single Payer insurance and bring them on. Their tax dollars alone would support a Medicare single payer system. Plus senior citizens would participate. Now there are plenty of tax dollars to support Improved Medicare Single Payer Insurance. The 70 million or more uninsured are not with any medical insurance company and the industry is raking in profits. The industry does not want the uninsured or the senior citizen population. Moreover, tax dollars also pay for critical elements of the health care system apart from direct careMedicare funds much of the expensive equipment hospitals use, for instance, along with all medical residencies. Open the IMPROVED Medicare Single Payer Insurance door wide to all who want to switch. In america trillions of tax dollars are collected annually. So everybody in the USA is paying taxes somehow let's not play pretend.