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KHN’s ‘What The Health?’: All About Medicare

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Can’t see the audio player? Click here to listen on SoundCloud. Before “Medicare for All,” there was just Medicare, the very popular program that serves 60 million Americans age 65 and older or younger people with certain disabilities. But while Medicare is much loved by most of those it serves, it is anything but simple. This ….  Read More

Watch: Defining The Debate On Health Care Coverage Options

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Julie Rovner, Kaiser Health News and Caitlin Hillyard and Lydia Zuraw, Kaiser Health News [partner-box]Public opinion polls show strong support for efforts to expand health coverage to more Americans. But the list of proposals is long and the phrases used to describe them are often sloppy sloganeering. Let us help you cut through the confusion. ….  Read More

KHN’s ‘What The Health?’: Biden Doubles Down On Obamacare

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Can’t see the audio player? Click here to listen on SoundCloud. Former Vice President Joe Biden has said if he’s elected president he would build on the Affordable Care Act rather than move to a whole new health care system, such as the “Medicare for All” plan supported by some of his primary opponents for the ….  Read More

KHN’s ‘What The Health?’: All About ‘Medicare for All’

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Can’t see the audio player? Click here to listen on SoundCloud. We’re doing something a little different this holiday week. Because “Medicare for All” is so much in the news, we’re rerunning an earlier explainer episode. But first, KHN’s “What the Health?” host Julie Rovner talks with KHN correspondent Shefali Luthra about how health care played ….  Read More