Nancy Nielsen

Immediate Past President, American Medical Association

Guest

Immediate Past President of the American Medical Association

Nancy Nielsen on KCRW

Since President Harry Truman introduced the idea 60 years ago, the American Medical Association has opposed every effort at a government overhaul of the healthcare system.

Healthcare Reform: Is the President Doing It Right…or Not?

Since President Harry Truman introduced the idea 60 years ago, the American Medical Association has opposed every effort at a government overhaul of the healthcare system.

from Which Way, L.A.?

Conventional wisdom has it that  healthcare reform  is in big trouble, especially with conservative, "Blue Dog" Democrats worried about next year's elections.

Healthcare Reform: Is the President Doing It Right…or Not?

Conventional wisdom has it that healthcare reform is in big trouble, especially with conservative, "Blue Dog" Democrats worried about next year's elections.

from To the Point

There will be no vacation from political advertising this Fourth of July as the battle over  10% cuts in Medicare  reaches a fever pitch.

The Politics and Economics of Medicare

There will be no vacation from political advertising this Fourth of July as the battle over 10% cuts in Medicare reaches a fever pitch.

from To the Point

More from KCRW

Josh Barro and Ken White talk about the debate about charging everyone who participated in the insurrection at the Capitol, Rudy Giuliani is sued, and if we’ll ever learn about…

from All the Presidents' Lawyers

“There's now more cannabis workers than there are aircraft pilots and engineers, dentists, painters or EMTs and electrical engineers,” says David Downs, Senior Editor at Leafly.com.

from KCRW Features

Josh Barro and Ken White talk about former President Trump’s new-new lawyers, who were named just days before his impeachment trial is to begin.

from All the Presidents' Lawyers

Innova Medical Group, based in Pasadena, has developed a test people can buy over the counter and use at home. It costs $5 and produces results in about 30 minutes.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Josh Barro and Ken White talk about President Trump’s lawyers’ first day of impeachment arguments, more on the legal cases of those arrested during the riot.

from All the Presidents' Lawyers

As LA’s queer community grapples with the closures of popular bars like Rage, Oil Can Harry’s and Flaming Saddles, other bars are struggling to keep the lights on.

from Greater LA

Director Sam Pollard did a deep dive into the FBI’s surveillance of MLK under the leadership of J.

from Scheer Intelligence

With a new Joe Biden administration, undocumented immigrants in the U.S. are breathing a sigh of relief.

from KCRW Features

Electronics have become the largest source of toxic waste in the U.S. But many devices and their parts are still usable.

from Greater LA