Inside Government – February 4th, 2011

Senator Tom Harkin (D-Iowa)

  • Combating efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act

Congressman Joseph Crowley (D-N.Y.)

  • A closer look at the Affordable Care Act and how it will benefit America’s working families

Former Congresswoman Barbara Kennelly (D-Conn.)
President & CEO, National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare

  • Efforts to keep Social Security and Medicare solvent and viable in the future
  • Arguing against the privatization of Social Security

Bob Weiner
Former Clinton White House Senior Aide
Former Chief of Staff for the House Aging Committee

  • Working to implement the Affordable Care Act despite repeal efforts
  • The role preventative care plays in the new law

Ron Pollack
Executive Director, Families USA

  • Highlights from the Families USA Health Action 2011 Conference