February 15, 2011 – Segment 2

A bill for single payer health care has recently been approved in Vermont. Single payer health care is now becoming a heavily debated issue in Maryland, as well, and there are several legislators that are working to make it a reality here.


Our guests are Dr. Margaret Flowers, Congressional Fellow with Physicians for a National Health Program and Co-Chair of the Maryland Chapter of Physicians for a National Health Program, Sandra Schlosser, who has been a volunteer organizer with the Healthcare is a Human Right Campaign since 2008, and Bekah Mandell, an organizer with the Healthcare is a Human Right and an adjunct professor at Champlain College, Delegate Jill Carter from Maryland’s 41st district, and Senator Paul Pinsky from Maryland’s 22nd district.


Click here for more info about Healthcare Now of Maryland, and their upcoming forum on February 15.

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