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National Roundtable: Senate Health Care Bill & Policy Brutality

Senate Health Bill (Credit: Washington Examiner)June 26, 2017 – Segment 1

We hosted a National News Roundtable, topics to include the Senate’s Health Care Bill. With: farmer, educator, and food justice advocate Denzel Mitchell; Republican grassroots activist Eugene Craig III; and ER Shipp, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and Journalist-in-Residence and Associate Professor of Journalism at Morgan State University.


Affordable Care Act: Implementation & Repeal

GOP Health Care (Credit: Washington Free Beacon)March 13, 2017 – Segment 1

We hosted a debate on the effectiveness of the Affordable Care Act, the Republicans’ plan to repeal and replace it, and the possibility of a single payer plan.

With: Rachel Bovard, Director of Policy Services at the Heritage Foundation; Dr. Jonathan Weiner, Professor of Health Policy and Management at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; and Dr. James Burdick, Professor of Surgery at the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions and author of Talking About Single Payer: Health Care Equality for America.

The Affordable Care Act’s Rollout In Maryland

O'MalleyDecember 16, 2013 – Segment 3

We turn to the Affordable Healthcare Act rollout in Maryland, with: Marta Mossburg, Visiting Fellow at the Maryland Public Policy Institute and syndicated columnist; Vinnie DeMarco, President of the Maryland Citizens’ Health Initiative; and Dr. Lawrence Brown, Assistant Professor of Public Health at Morgan State University.


Maryland Health Connection: What You Need To Know

Maryland Health Connection WebsiteOctober 10, 2013 – Segment 3

We look at health care enrollment in Maryland since the Affordable Care Act took effect earlier this month, with: Kathy Westcoat, CEO of HealthCare Access MarylandLauren Honeycutt, who is a “navigator” with HealthCare Access Maryland; and Matthew Celentano, Deputy Director of Healthcare for All.

For questions and help navigating the system, call HealthCare Access Maryland and talk to one of their navigators: 1-877-223-5201. To visit the Maryland Health Connection, go to


Affordable Care Act

healthcareOctober 3, 2013 – Segment 1

We host a conversation on the Affordable Care Act, which went into effect this week. Joining us to discuss it are: Dr. Margaret Flowers, co-Director of and co-host of Clearing the FOG (Forces of Greed) Radio Show; Dr. Lawrence Brown, Assistant Professor of Public Health at Morgan State University; Matthew Celentano, Deputy Director of Healthcare for All; Dr. Bradley Herring, Associate Professor, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; and Brian Griffiths, blogger at Red Maryland and Chairman of the Maryland Young Republicans.