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Bill Moyers | The Journal: Reforming American Health Care | PBS

Duration: 53:24 (Full Program)
Program: Bill Moyers Journal #1306
Broadcast Date: May. 22, 2009

Washington's abuzz about healthcare, but why isn't a single-payer plan an option on the table? Bill Moyers speaks with advocate Donna Smith about how our broken system is hurting ordinary Americans. Then, policy analysts and physicians Sidney Wolfe of Public Citizen and David Himmelstein of Physicians for a National Health Program join Bill Moyers for a frank discussion about the political and logistical feasibility of a single-payer system amidst the troubled economy and a government dominated by lobbyists.

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Post Date: June 10, 2009