Michael Hiltzik on KCRW

In Washington, healthcare remains one of America’s most divisive issues.  We’ll get a preview of this year’s congressional election campaigns.

Health care and politics

In Washington, healthcare remains one of America’s most divisive issues.  We’ll get a preview of this year’s congressional election campaigns.

from To the Point

The Republican Party has failed several attempts to "repeal and replace" Obamacare, so President Trump is taking matters into his own hands, as much as he can.

Is Trump trying to kill Obamacare?

The Republican Party has failed several attempts to "repeal and replace" Obamacare, so President Trump is taking matters into his own hands, as much as he can.

from To the Point

A $200 million gift to UC Irvine’s medical school is generating  controversy .  The donation comes from the Samueli family to build the Samueli College of Health Sciences.

UC Irvine medical school controversy

A $200 million gift to UC Irvine’s medical school is generating controversy .  The donation comes from the Samueli family to build the Samueli College of Health Sciences.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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President Trump got ready to attack Iran and then, at the last minute, called it off.

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from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

A United Nations expert finds the WikiLeaks founder has been subjected to psychological torture, and media around the globe played a part.

from Scheer Intelligence