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Candidate Positions on Universal health care

The following positions reflect those used for each candidate in the Select A Candidate survey. They come from the candidates; public statements, Web sites, and responses to Minnesota Public Radio questionnaires. In some cases, candidiates have failed to respond to inquiries, and their position is noted as "No known opinion."

Question: Do you favor or oppose universal health care?
Keith EllisonKeith Ellison ANSWER OPTION: I support a universal, national, single-payer health care system.
CANDIDATE'S POSITION: Ellison campaign (More Info)

Barb WhiteBarb White ANSWER OPTION: No; I support implementing market-based health care insurance reforms to control costs and ensure patient choice.
CANDIDATE'S POSITION: On her site, Davis supports CD4 candidate Ed Matthews, who expressed these issue statements. (More Info)