Moving Forward on US Healthcare

Health Care

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/11/CN11142020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSNew Orleans       Breaking away from a meeting with our new tenant organizers at a table in front of Publix grocery store in the Buckhead neighborhood of Atlanta, I had to find a place quiet enough to talk to Rosemarie Day about her take on …

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Finally, The End for Kris Kobach

ACORN Health Care National Politics

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/CN08052020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSNew Orleans     What a great birthday present – happy birthday to me!  Kris Kobach was defeated in the Republican primary in Kansas in his latest bid for another elected job, this time vying for an open seat in the U.S. Senate.  That wasn’t the …

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The Pandemic Case for the Affordable Care Act

Health Care

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/CN07152020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS New Orleans       There’s no rhyme or reason to it, but bizarrely the Trump administration recently marched into court to once again challenge the legal standing of the Affordable Care Act.  Perhaps someone in the campaign wasn’t sure that former Vice President Joe Biden …

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Paying for Coronavirus and Medical Debt

Health Care

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/CN03282020.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSPearl River     Ten percent of Americans have absolutely, flat-to-the-bone, no health insurance.  Many others have Trump-plan insurance with high deductibles, covering nothing much at all, but maybe catastrophes up to certain lifetime payment levels.  Many of these same people are exactly the people who have …

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Lessons from the South for 2020

National Politics

https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/CN11182019.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSNew Orleans      It may be too early to make a definitive list of lessons learned from the off-year elections in Louisiana, Mississippi, and Kentucky, but the one thing that seems crystal clear is that the Democrats have some hope, the Republicans have some deep …

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