As the “official” debate shifts away from single payer type plans, an increasing amount of people across the United States are showing their support for that model. Dr. Flowers, a co-chair for PNHP and a single payer advocate, explains why single payer would be more beneficial then market-based plans. Produced by Ania Smolenskaia

Dr. Margaret Flowers

Dr. Margaret Flowers is a pediatrician in the Baltimore area and a co-chair of the Maryland chapter of Physicians for a National Health Program (PNHP). She is also a Co-Director of PopularResistance.org and It's Our Economy. Flowers is currently running as a Green Party candidate for US Senate in the state of Maryland.