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This edition: Has Obamacare Fixed Our Broken Healthcare System?

Episode Details

Original tape date: January 28, 2015.

First aired: February 2, 2015.

American annual healthcare spending is $3.8 trillion, a whopping 20% of GDP. Obamacare covered millions of uninsured Americans, but did nothing about spiraling costs. Steven Brill, author of the bestseller, "America’s Bitter Pill-Money, Politics, Backroom Deals, and the Fight to Fix Our Broken Healthcare System," analyzes the issue and tells Jim Zirin what can be done about it.

Guest List

Steven Brill Author and Journalist

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