Michele and Igor speak with Andy Slavitt, former acting administrator at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services under former President Barack Obama—and Twitter hero—about the latest efforts in Congress to repeal the Affordable Care Act in the form of the Graham-Cassidy bill. He reminds listeners why health care is far more personal and significant than partisan politics and how to work toward universal coverage.
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Michele Jawando is a vice president at the Center for American Progress. Igor Volsky is a vice president at the Center. Sally Tucker is the radio coordinator for Communications at the Center. Rachel Rosen is the senior director of Broadcast Communications at the Center.