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More health care info; hour-long NPR special Thursday (Sept. 3)

From the NPT Inbox:

Public Radio KTEP to Carry NPR News Health Care Special

Hour-long Special Will Air Thursday September 3 at 6pm on KTEP FM (88.5)

El Paso, TX, August 28, 2009

NPR News will broadcast an hour-long special program on the debate over health car in America. The program can be heard on El Paso’s NPR affiliate, KTEP-FM (88.5) on Thursday September 3 at 6 pm.

The news special will recap recent political developments in the health care debate and explore the roles patients, physicians, hospitals, insurance companies, the government and business play in the current health care system and in the debate over the future of health care in America.

The special will be hosted by Robert Siegel, host of NPR’s All Things Considered, as well as analysis from NPR health policy correspondent Julie Rovner; Editor Joe Neel, the leader of NPR’s coverage of the health care debate; David Kestenbaum of NPR’s Planet Money; and National Political Correspondent Mara Liasson.

More information on the NPR News Health Care Special is available at or by calling KTEP at 747-5152.


Written by newspapertreeelpaso

August 28, 2009 at 4:40 pm

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