Robert Berenson

Senior Fellow in Health Policy, Urban Institute

Guest

Senior fellow in Health Policy at the Urban Institute and co-director of New America Foundation's Medicare Reform Project

Robert Berenson on KCRW

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

The federal government is set to roll out new child tax credit payments as part of President Biden’s American Rescue Plan.

from KCRW Features

Sha’Carri Richardson tested positive for THC, so the United States Anti-Doping Agency handed her a one-month suspension.

from KCRW Features

The American federal government is probing its history of Native children who were taken from families and forced into boarding schools.

from KCRW Features

When you see Governor Gavin Newsom’s name on the recall ballot this September 14, you won’t see the word Democrat alongside it.

from KCRW Features

It’s an issue many communities across California are wrestling with: how to preserve historic buildings and landmarks that are part of their heritage without draining local government…

from Zócalo's Connecting California

Community activists and some city leaders say they are not satisfied with the LAPD’s explanation about the “miscalculation” that led to the dangerous detonation of illegal fireworks in…

from KCRW Features

When a stockpile of illegal fireworks was destroyed in a South LA neighborhood, it was meant to be a contained detonation.

from KCRW Features

As the country observes Independence Day, we’re exploring some of our national divisions and efforts to come together.

from News Special Programming

Roughly 53% of LA County residents are fully vaccinated, but cases and hospitalizations are rising. As the Delta variant spreads, people ages 18-29 are being hit hardest.

from Greater LA