Former Vice President Joe Biden adopted pieces of Sen. Bernie Sanders' (I-Vt.) presidential platform after Sanders suspended his 2020 run. In a Thursday blog post, Biden said he'd reduce the Medicare eligibility age to 60 and forgive some student loan debt. Americans currently must be 65 to receive Medicare benefits. Sanders' Medicare-for-all proposal sought to implement universal public health care. Biden also said he'd "forgive all undergraduate tuition-related federal student debt from two- and four-year public colleges and universities for debt-holders earning up to $125,000." Sanders proposed canceling all student debt. Biden then thanked Sanders and is supporters for "laying the groundwork for these ideas."
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