On average, senators who don't support Bernie Sanders' single-payer plan received more money from insurance companies.
Republicans and Democrats have never been farther apart on health care.
Some of the ideas contained within the new policy agenda reflect the growing influence of the party's progressive wing.
The leftist candidate proved a tough adversary for Northam, but fell short of clinching the Democratic nomination for governor by about 10 percent.
His campaign finance reform proposals could do some modest good, but wouldn't bring about the revolutionary change he promises.