Episode

3/28 Senator Tom Harkin & Cancer Survior Spike Ward on SCOTUS v. Obamacare

March 28, 2012

Interviews from Sam’s coverage of SCOTUS v Obamacare.  Iowa Senator Tom Harkinon how Democrats should sell Affordable Care Act and the prospect of unconstitutional
ruling on Individual Mandate, cancer survivor Spike Ward on her personal experience.  In the better half, healthcare advocate Ethan Rome from Health Care for America Now on the benefits of the ACA. What people aren’t understanding about the Act.  Your calls and IMs.

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