In hour two of Here & Now's June 22, 2017 full broadcast, Republican leaders in the Senate on Thursday unveiled their health care bill after weeks of secrecy. NPR's Geoff Bennett tells us more about the bill, and reaction to it. Also, there's been record-breaking heat across much of the U.S. this week, and in the Southwest all that heat means people are blasting their air conditioners day and night. We hear what the impact has been for one energy provider. And some cancer specialists are trying a gentler, steadier kind of treatment that aims not to cure cancer, but to keep it at bay. You can read and hear more at hereandnow.org, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook and Tumblr.
This program aired on June 22, 2017.