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The Affordable Care Act Explained

09/30/13 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Monday)
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Tags: health insurance, pre-existing conditions, subsidy, Obamacre, Dr. Cheryl Bettigole, preventive care, insurance exchange

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Former Health Insurance Exec Discusses Obamacare listen

09/30/13 Robert Lorei
Last Call Monday
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Tags: health insurance, pre-existing conditions, insurance company profits, co-ops, Obamacare, government shutdown, not-profit health insurance companies

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Good afternoon, welcome to The last call. I'm Rob Lorei. Coming up this afternoon we'll talk about health care reform with a former top health insurance company executive- Wendell Potter.

The battle over the Affordable Care Act- so called Obamacare could lead to a government shutdown tonight.

Some House Republicans want the next fight in the battle over curbing the president's new health care law to be a delay in requiring people to buy health insurance. That would be the GOP's new ...

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Explaining the Affordable Care Act: Separating Fact from Fiction

07/02/12 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Monday)
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Good morning, welcome to radioactivity. I'm Rob Lorei. Coming up today we're going to discuss the Supreme Court's decision on the Affordable Health Care Act. But first three listener comments about last Friday's program.

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Over the weekend Governor Rick Scott said the state of Florida will not expand Medicare or create an insurance exchange- both provisions are part of the ACA or so called Obamacare. Scott is part of a conservative movement that is trying to halt health care reform....

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Unfiltered Audience Reaction to the Supreme Court Decsion on the Affordable Care Act

06/29/12 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Friday)
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Good morning, welcome to radioactivity. I’m Rob Lorei. Coming up we’ll open the phone lines- to follow up on Democracy Now’s conversation about the Supreme Court decision on health care.

But first four listener comments about yesterday’s program which was a debate about whether or not we know the truth about what cause the buildings at the World Trade Center to collapse on 9/11.

Yesterday the Supreme Court in a five to four decision upheld the federal health care reform law. The law- s...

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Patients with preexisting conditions helped in new health care law listen

04/06/10 Seán Kinane
WMNF Drive-Time News Tuesday
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The new health care reform law signed last month will not cover all Americans. But one large group will get some relief. Insurance companies will no longer be able to deny coverage to people with pre-existing conditions. That helps Sharon Williams, whose coverage was dropped after she survived breast cancer 19 years ago.

*They showed me a list of different types of diseases that they covered. And prostate cance...

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Doctors who support the congressional democrats plan to overhaul health insurance

12/15/09 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Tuesday)
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Good afternoon, welcome to Radioactivity. I'm Rob Lorei. Today we'll hear from two doctors who generally support the health care reform legislation making its way through Congress.

The AP is reporting that Independent Connecticut Senator Joe Lieberman says he expects to support the Democrats' health care legislation as long as any government-run insurance plan stays out of the bill. To ensure Lieberman's support, Senate leaders said yesterday they were backing away from a medicare expansio...

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Interview with the founder of Votehealthcare.org

10/23/08 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Thursday)
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Welcome to WMNF’s Radioactivity. I’m Rob Lorei. Coming up we’ll speak with the founder of a national group dedicated to achieving quality, affordable health care for all Americans. But first some listener comments. We’re still getting listener comments about Tuesday’s program on which we talked about how people are researching the candidates and the issues on the ballot.

Our guest today is Kathy McClure, who is an attorney and the mother of two children with medical problems. She founded ...

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