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Candidate Positions on Universal Health Care

Read the full responses from candidates below. “Answer option” is the choice given in the quiz, and “Candidate’s position” shows the candidate’s response to MPR News.

Question: Do you favor or oppose universal health care?
Brian DavisBrian Davis ANSWER OPTION: We should build a system that emphasizes preventive health care as well as continued progress in curative treatments.
CANDIDATE'S POSITION: A government takeover of our health care system is not the answer. We should build a system that emphasizes preventive health care as well as continued progress in curative treatments. More competition in health care is part of the solution. Portability of insurance with greater transparency of costs for patients and providers is also important. (More Info)

Tim WalzTim Walz ANSWER OPTION: I favor universal health care.
CANDIDATE'S POSITION: According to his voting record Walz has supported several bills in Congress that are in line with the universal health care platform. (More Info)