100 Most Influential People in Healthcare
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.)
Sanders is serving as his third-term in the U.S. Senate while also campaigning for the 2020 presidency. He continues to make Medicare for All a centerpiece of his campaign, often reminding his fellow candidates that he wrote the bill. In April, he reintroduced his Medicare for All plan that he originally laid out in 2016 that will eliminate the private payer sector.