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Vicki Meath: Affordable coverage and the new health law

Leslie Boyd of our mountain partner organization Life o’ Mike interviewed Vicki Meath about the difficulties she has had finding affordable health care coverage for her young daughter, Kaiana.  Because of a pre-existing health problem, Kaiana’s health coverage from a private insurer cost $600 a month or more.  But now, because of the new federal health law, lower-cost options are available:

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Crucial Conversation – Prof. Peter Edelman discusses his new book, Not a Crime to be Poor: The Criminalization of Poverty in America

Prof. Edelman is coming to the Triangle to mark the 50th anniversary of Durham-based nonprofit MDC. His visit is the first of a series of MDC-sponsored events focused on ways that Southern leaders can work together to create an Infrastructure of Opportunity that shapes a South where all people thrive.”