For a look at the national significance of Massachusetts' plan to expand healthcare coverage, we turn to Stuart Atman. He has worked as a healthcare advisor to Congress and several White House administrations and, for a dozen years, he ran the commission that regulated Medicare spending. Altman is currently at Brandeis University, where he is dean of the Heller School for Social Policy and Management.
This program aired on April 4, 2006. The audio for this program is not available.