On today’s show, interviews conducted at the Health Action 2012 Conference in D.C. Sam talks to Congressman John Sarbanes of Maryland, Valerie Arkoosh and Timothy Jost. Use this post as today’s thread. Click thru for links and details.
Sam talks to Congressman John Sarbanes (@JohnSarbanes) from Maryland’s Third District about the SOPA/PIPA black out, the corruption of democracy by special interests and the formation of the American People’s Super PAC.
Valerie Arkoosh (@VAArk), President of the National Physicians Alliance discusses ways her organization is educating doctors and working to reshape relationships they have in the health care system — including setting new boundaries between physicians and pharmacutical companies. Read about their UnBranded Doctor campaign here.
And Timothy Jost, professor at Washington Lee University Law School examines the up coming Affordable Health Care Act Supreme Court litigation, which could set dangerous precedent effecting the relationship between States and the Federal Government for years to come.