MADISON (WORT) — On Tuesday, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker introduced his plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act as part of his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination. Walker’s calling it the Day One Patient Freedom Plan.
When the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of the legality of health insurance subsidies in states with federally-run exchanges, it not only prevented millions of Americans from effectively losing their insurance, but also gave a major win to the Obama administration on its signature legislation.
How was the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare, written? How is it is being implemented, and, most important, how it is changing—and failing to change—the rampant abuses in the healthcare industry? Check out this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!
Do you know how the Affordable Care Act affects your family? Are you aware of the statewide changes to Health Care access and what these changes mean for Wisconsinites? Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to hear a very informed discussion on this issue!
Mark Thomas has been a strong union steward and advocate for decades at the UW Memorial Union and AFSCME Local 171. And he’s been a part of the series of programs produced on the Access Hour over the years under the flag of “Savage Class War Radio. He retired recently and has lately signed up for […]