President Obama plans to spend hundreds of billions of dollars to expand health care for the uninsured. A look at the political battle lines being drawn as the Administration ramps up efforts to increase accessibility and control the costs of health care.

Guests

  • Julie Rovner health policy correspondent for National Public Radio, author of "Health Care Policy and Politics A-Z," and contributing editor for National Journal's CongressDaily.
  • Jared Bernstein Chief Economist and Economic Policy Adviser for Vice President Biden and Executive Director of the Vice President's Middle Class Task Force.
  • Michael Cannon director of health policy studies, Cato Institute
  • Ralph Neas chief executive, National Coalition on Health Care

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