Health Care Reform with Congressman Yarmuth

Talk of healthcare reform is everywhere these days. Newscasters, bloggers, pundits, commentators, and your great-aunt Sally are all talking about it and weighing in with their opinions. But in the end, what matters most is what they are saying in Washington—in the White House and on Capitol Hill. Tuesday we will talk with Congressman John Yarmuth to find out what our own representative is saying about health care reform and where the debate will go after the congressional recess. Listen to the Show

A Look At Health Care Costs

Earlier this month, President Obama called on Congress to tackle the issue of health care reform this year. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi predicted there could be a bill under consideration in her chamber by the end of July.

WFPL’s Gabe Bullard has been speaking to some local officials about why health care is so expensive, and what kind of legislation might emerge from Capitol Hill.