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Current Event August 14, 2017

Health Care’s Complicated History

Health care reform has become a major political issue in the United States. There are high costs for patients as well as the consequences of having millions of uninsured Americans. With many recent legislative votes on health care, the national debate is becoming intense. At the center of this debate is Medicare and Medicaid, which provide health care coverage for about 50 million Americans. Listen to an expert breakdown some of the details that make health care such a complicated subject.

Health KERA

Story Length: 4:32

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AIR DATE: 06/28/2017

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