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Guest Host: Susan Page
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- Ron Pollack Is Executive Director of Families USA, a national non-profit organization for health care consumers.
- Len Nichols Director of the health policy program at the New America Foundation
- Thomas P. Miller Resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute and former senior health economist for the Joint Economic Committee of the U.S. Congress
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