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California Health Care Exchange Set to Launch


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A nurse checks a patient's blood pressure.
David McNew/Getty Images
A nurse checks a patient's blood pressure.

While Republicans in the U.S. Senate continue their efforts to defund the Affordable Care Act, California is moving full-speed ahead to implement the health care law. Covered California, the state health care exchange, is set to launch on Oct. 1. We talk to the director of Covered California, and take your questions on plans and premiums.

Host: Dave Iverson

Guests:

  • Betsy Imholz, special projects director for Consumers Union and an expert on health policy
  • Lisa Aliferis, health editor for KQED News where she edits the State of Health blog
  • Peter Lee, executive director of Covered California

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