Karl Frisch, syndicated columnist and Democratic strategist, guest-hosted the 2/01/2013 broadcast of radio’s nationally syndicated Thom Hartmann Program, which simulcasts on Free Speech TV. Broadcast live from FamiliesUSA’s Health Action 2013 Conference on Capitol Hill, topics included healthcare disparities for women, people of color and LGBT Americans, guns as a public health hazard, the increasing popularity of Obamacare, and the right-wing assault on Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid among other topics.
Guests Included: Hour 1: Max Richtman of National Committee to Preserve Social Security, Daniella Gibbs-Leger of Center for American Progress, Aaron Smith of Young Invincibles and Gordon Bonnyman of Tennessee Justice Center. Hour 2: Kellan Baker of LGBT Progress, Ethan Rome of Health Care for America Now (HCAN), Dr. John McDonough of Harvard School of Public Health, and Sister Simone Campbell of Nuns on the Bus. Hour 3: Rick Johnson of Lake Research Partners, comedian and civil rights leader Dick Gregory, and Dee Mahan of FamiliesUSA.