Higher Education, Medicaid Expansion, and Healthcare Spending

Originally aired on March 16th, 2014

This week’s Pennsylvania Newsmakers hosts journalists Tony Romeo of KYW/KDKA, and Mary Wilson of Pennsylvania Public Radio, who discuss the legislative proposal to permit some Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education universities to leave the System. Then, joining host Terry Madonna is Andy Carter, President and CEO of the Hospital & Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania, for an examination of the various Medicaid proposals and the importance of hospitals to job creation.

Airing on the following stations:

  • WGAL Channel 8 (Harrisburg and Lancaster) Sunday, March 16th at 7:30 AM
  • WBPH (Lehigh Valley and Philadelphia)Monday, March 17th at 8:30 PM
  • WKBS 47 (Altoona)Saturday, March 22nd at 9:30 AM
  • WPCB 40 (Pittsburgh)Saturday, March 22nd at 9:30 AM

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