posts tagged obamacare

5/11/17 // John Knefel // GOP Health Bill Is A Tax Cut

John Knefel -- one half of the sibling host team of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch -- offers his take on the most recent version of the GOP’s health care bill, meant to… | watch

3/30/17 // Molly Knefel // Trumpcare Dies On The Table

Molly Knefel -- one half of the sibling host team of the longrunning progressive politics podcast, Radio Dispatch -- discusses the demise of the Affordable Health Care Act, the alternative to… | watch

3/20/17 // Lilo Stainton on NJ Healthcare

Healthcare reporter Lilo Stainton of NJ Spotlight joins the program to discuss New Jersey's high rankings on the Commonwealth Fund's Healthcare Scorecards, how the state's wealth factors in, and what the potential replacement of Obamacare could change. | listen

3/13/17 // Dr. Steve Billet on Healthcare, Etc.

Dr. Steve Billet is back, this time to discuss issues with the proposed replacement for the Affordable Care Act and the lack of self examination on the part of Democrats. | listen

3/8/17 // GOP’s awful health insurance plan

The House GOP releases its repeal and replace plan, and Trump rolls out his new Muslim ban. Photo credit: By United States Congress - U.S. Government Printing Office, Public Domain | listen

1/13/17 // Trump’s Awful Press Conference

Trump doesn't even pretend to avoid conflicts of interest as president, the Senate paves the way to dismantle the ACA, and the terrifying implications of Trump saying "I won." | listen

12/16/16 // Melissa Gira Grant on Women Profiled by the NYPD

Melissa Gira Grant on the anti-loitering law that police use to profile and arrest marginalized women in NYC, Republicans want to repeal and delay the ACA, and listener mail. Photo credit: Melissa… | listen

11/30/16 // War On Obamacare

Checking in on Standing Rock, Trump picks Tom Price for HHS, Trump's latest tweet storm, and checking in on David Clarke, Trump's possible pick for DHS. | listen

6/9/16 // Three Major Improvements Made In Healthcare

Often called Obamacare, has reversed what had been a downward spiral in which health care was becoming more costly and less available to many Americans | listen

6/9/16 // Affordable Week

We will be investigating into the political complexity and myths of the Affordable Care Act, as well as learn about a third party candidate and the pricy game of running for US presidency. | listen

6/8/16 // American Healthcare Was On A Downward Spiral

Sommers is a health economist with Harvard's T.H. Chan School of Public Health and a primary care physician with Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. | listen

6/7/16 // How Millennials Can Benefit from Obamacare

Population-level surveys from the federal government and private foundations show that the ability for Americans to get care they need and pay their medical bills has improved significantly. | listen

6/6/16 // How Affordable is the Affordable Care Act?

A survey, which involved more than half a million U.S. adults, found that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) has reversed a downward spiral in which health care was becoming more costly and less available to Americans. | listen

10/31/14 // Halloween Costumes '14

Unexpected Week - A list of a few of the least expected wardrobe choices for All Hallow's Eve. | read

7/10/14 // 'America' Focuses on Restoring the Nation While Defeating Socialism

'America' reassesses history and shames Obama’s “socialism.” | read

11/28/13 // Third Eye Weekly

It's Screen Week on BTR! On today's show, BTR's resident Superman kid (and co-host of our movie podcast Restricted Audience Required) joins us to talk about the latest rumors about the upcoming Superman vs. Batman movie. And later, Molly Freeman is in the studio to talk more about her story… | listen

10/10/13 // Affordable Care Act Kicks In

Enrollment for the Affordable Care Act began on October 1st. It is expected that 7 million people will register online for coverage under the ACA, commonly known as “Obamacare,” before it takes effect on January 1st, 2014. For the 48 million citizens who do not currently have health insurance,… | watch

8/15/13 // Hope and Change - "What the Opposition Stands For"

A reflection on the state of healthcare after Obama's press conference. | read

5/9/13 // Raising AWAREness About Mental Health - Psych Week

President Obama’s Project AWARE will fund mental health initiatives, but it might not be enough. | read

3/7/13 // The People's Record - "Budget Cuts"

The People's Record chronicles some of the big budget cuts that went into effect March 1. | read

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