Shows featuring Trudy Lieberman

  • Has GOP Already Defeated Obamacare? State Opt-Outs Leave Millions of Poor Without Health Insurance Canvass-obamacare2
    The federal government shutdown began on Tuesday, the same day that a key facet of President Obama’s healthcare law went live nationwide. For the first time, Americans were able to begin purchasing health insurance from federal and state exchanges. But The New York Times reports the new healthcare law will leave out...
    October 03, 2013 | Story
  • Healthcare Summit Ends in Deadlock; Single-Payer Advocates Excluded Obama-healthsummit
    After nearly seven hours of televised debate, President Obama’s so-called bipartisan healthcare summit ended Thursday without any substantive agreement between Republicans and Democrats. Republican lawmakers remained staunchly opposed to using the federal government to regulate health insurance. We speak to Columbia...
    February 26, 2010 | Story
  • Senate Passes Healthcare Overhaul, Compromise with House Bill Looms Healthcare3
    In a rare Christmas Eve session, the Senate passed its sweeping healthcare reform legislation this morning by a vote of 60 to 39, along party lines. The $871 billion Senate bill must now be reconciled with the House bill after Congress reconvenes in January. We speak with Trudy Lieberman, contributing editor to the Columbia...
    December 24, 2009 | Story