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Richard Carmona for State Assembly

Former Surgeon General Carmona Campaigns for Arizona Senate Seat

Pamela Powers Hannley | Posted 03.11.2012 | Politics
Pamela Powers Hannley

On the issue of universal healthcare, Carmona stays away from "highly charged phrases like universal healthcare or single-payer" because those words can shut down conversation and negotiation. ..But Carmona didn't mince words when he added that all Americans should have some basic health coverage, prompting hearty applause from the audience.