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Health Care Reform


It's one of the hottest topics of debate in our country: health care reform. Is it needed? What should be done? And what about the public option? This special OnQ series devoted entire episodes to the issue, inviting local congressmen and other professionals to share their opinions, while giving viewers a chance to call and email with questions.

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Monday, October 12, 2009 at 7:30pm
Health Care Reform - U.S. Congressman Mike Doyle weighs in on the health care reform debate. We'll talk with the Congressman for the entire half hour. You can join the conversation too.

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Monday, October 19, 2009 at 7:30pm
Health Care Reform - U.S. Congressman Jason Altmire discusses the health care reform debate. OnQ talks with the Congressman for the entire half hour. You can join the conversation too.

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Monday, November 2, 2009 at 7:30pm
Health Care Reform - OnQ's special series continues with a look at Single Payer Health Care. What is it? How would it work? And why do some feel so strongly that it's needed?

Guests: Molly Rush and Dr. Scott Tyson of PUSH (Pennsylvanians United for Single-Payer Healthcare) and Healthcare For All Pennsylvania. Dr.Tyson is also a member of Physicians for a National Health Care Program. You can join the conversation by phone or submit a question by e-mail in advance by submitting your questions here.

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Monday, November 9, 2009 at 7:30pm
Health Care Reform: U.S. Rep. Tim Murphy - In a special 30-minute episode, OnQ talks with U.S. Congressman Tim Murphy on the topic of health care reform.

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Monday, November 16, 2009 at 7:30pm
Health Care Reform: Professional Views - OnQ continues its series on health care reform with a panel discussion featuring professionals working in the fields of health care and education. Guests: Douglas Clough, MD, President of the Allegheny County Medical Society; Lowell Taylor, Ph.D., Professor of Economics and Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University; Stephen Thomas, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Diversity at the University of Pittsburgh's Graduate School of Public Health.

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