Elisabeth Rosenthal

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Correspondent for the New York Times

Elisabeth Rosenthal on KCRW

When it comes to healthcare, Americans spend a lot more than people in other industrialized countries, so why are we less healthy?

The Affordable Care Act and the Skyrocketing Cost of Healthcare

When it comes to healthcare, Americans spend a lot more than people in other industrialized countries, so why are we less healthy?

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Turns out it was old news to energy experts, but this week's report from the International Energy Agency has a lot of others revising their thinking about the domestic production of…

Oil and Gas Boom Reshapes US Energy Landscape

Turns out it was old news to energy experts, but this week's report from the International Energy Agency has a lot of others revising their thinking about the domestic production of…

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When the President and Mitt Romney talked about "energy independence" during the recent campaign, it had the sound of an unattainable promise.

America's Oil Boom: the Economy and the Environment

When the President and Mitt Romney talked about "energy independence" during the recent campaign, it had the sound of an unattainable promise.

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Secretary Nielsen resigns, starting a string of departures at DHS

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This week, we moved a lot closer to a court challenge that could significantly reduce or eliminate constitutional protections for abortion rights.

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In 2011, the U.S. Supreme Court ordered California to downsize its prisons because of overcrowding.

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It’s invisible in some places, but dirty air kills millions of people all over the world. That’s even true in America, despite the Clean Air Act and California’s Air Resources Board.

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What happens in the Arctic doesn’t stay in the Arctic. It’s not just glacial melting and rising seas, but rising temperatures mean trouble for plants and animals.

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Robert Mueller’s letter to Attorney General Barr raises questions about Barr’s summary of the Mueller report and Rod Rosenstein resigns praising President Trump’s courtesy and humor.

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