Affordable Care Act

10:37pm

Sun October 5, 2014
Politics

Your Call: How would proposition 45 affect health insurance rates?

  

 

On the October 6th,  2014 edition of Your Call, we’ll have a debate about proposition 45, the ballot initiative that gives California's state insurance commissioner veto power over rate increases. Opponents say prop 45 would undermine the Affordable Care Act. Proponents argue that without health insurance rate regulations, they will continually go up. What questions do you have about proposition 45? Join the conversation on the next Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.

Guests:

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12:00am

Tue August 5, 2014
Health, Science, Environment

Your Call: How is Obamacare changing American healthcare – including yours?

On the next Your Call, we’ll have a conversation about the implementation of the Affordable Healthcare Act. According to a new report by the Kaiser Family Foundation, 3.4 million or 58% of uninsured Californians have signed up for the coverage. Who’s signing up? And how have the quality and costs of care changed?  Join the conversation on the next Your Call, with Rose Aguilar, and you.

Guests:

Dr. Sharon Long, senior fellow in the Health Policy Center at the Urban Institute 

Anthony Wright, executive director for Health Access California

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12:00am

Tue June 24, 2014

3:46pm

Wed April 9, 2014
Your Legal Rights 7pm 04.09.14

Medi-Cal Changes and Covered California

Medi-Cal Changes and Covered California
Guests:  Peter Stern, Certified Specialist in Estate Planning; Elizabeth Landsberg, Director of Legislative Advocacy, the Western Center on Law & Poverty; and Amber Cutler, Staff Attorney, the National Senior Citizens Law Center.
Listeners with questions for Chuck and his guests, please call 415-841-4134.
 

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3:41pm

Tue March 18, 2014
Politics

Will Durst: 50 shades of cool

 Note: Will Durst is a comedian and you may find some of his material offensive, or worse, not funny. His views do not necessarily reflect those of KALW.

Hey guys,

Will Durst with a few choice word about President Obama plugging the Affordable Care Act on Zach Galifianakis's internet comedy show. Not late night, not basic cable, an internet show. Looks like the Chief Executive is working his way down the marketing food chain. Won't be long before he's wearing a giant syringe costume twirling a sign on Pennsylvania Ave.

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