Shows featuring Dr. Quentin Young

  • Obama Urges Lawmakers to Pass Healthcare Bill, But What Will Reform Really Look like? Obama-speech-web
    President Obama intensified his push for healthcare reform Wednesday with a nationally televised address before a joint session of Congress. Obama urged lawmakers to overcome partisan differences and pass long-awaited changes to the nation’s healthcare system. But what would reform actually look like? We speak with Dr. Quentin Young, a longtime friend of Obama and the national coordinator...
    September 10, 2009 | Story
  • Dr. Chris McCoy: "Dear AMA : I Quit!" Mccoyfs-web
    President Obama is ramping up efforts for his proposed overhaul of the nation’s healthcare system. On Monday, the President spoke at the annual conference of the American Medical Association in Chicago, opening a week in which healthcare will dominate attention in Congress. Obama’s speech before the AMA on Monday came just days after the group signaled opposition to his proposal for...
    June 16, 2009 | Story
  • Dr. Quentin Young, Longtime Obama Confidante and Physician to MLK , Criticizes Admin’s Rejection of Single-Payer Healthcare Youngob_mtweb
    While the Obama administration claims "all options are on the table" for healthcare reform, it’s already rejected the solution favored by most Americans, including doctors: single-payer universal healthcare. We speak with Dr. Quentin Young, perhaps the most well-known single-payer advocate in America. He was the Rev. Martin Luther King’s doctor when he lived in Chicago and...
    March 11, 2009 | Story