While some Democrats might be fear-mongering about Medicare for All, using industry-drafted talking points to tell us that we can’t afford it, the truth is that the numbers don’t match the rhetoric, and Medicare for All will end up saving average families THOUSANDS of dollars every single year. This is money that would then be put back into the economy, creating new jobs and new opportunities. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at DeSmogBlog.com. He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced