WGBH News Coverage of the Health Care Decision

By WGBH News

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Television crews prepare at the Supreme Court early on June 28, 2012. (Scott Hensley/NPR)

June 28, 2012

The Supreme Court has upheld the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act in a complex ruling. In March, WGBH News followed the case as it was argued with a full week of oral arguments, analysis and features. Today, we have a full day of coverage to help you make sense of the decision.

> > Read the decision (pdf)
> > Consequences of the ruling: WGBH analysis

89.7, 10 a.m.
NPR special coverage

Diane Rehm Show, 11 a.m.
Susan Dentzer, editor-in-chief of Health Affairs, and an on-air analyst on health issues for PBS NewsHour
Susan Page, Washington bureau chief for USA Today
Jeffrey Rosen, professor of law at The George Washington University; legal affairs editor at The New Republic

Emily Rooney Show, noon
Jonathan Gruber, MIT economist and one of the chief architects of the Affordable Care Act
Kerry Healey, Lt. Gov. of Massachusetts under Mitt Romney
David Kravitz, former clerk for Justice Sandra Day O'Connor 
Dr. Harry P. Selker, head of the Tufts Medical Center Institute for Clinical Research and Health Policy Studies

Callie Crossley Show, 1 p.m.
Arnie Arnesen, N.H.–based political commentator
Brian Rosman, Health Care for All
Robert Whitcomb, editorial page editor of The Providence Journal

89.7, 7 p.m.
NPR special coverage

Greater Boston, on WGBH 2 at 7 p.m. and from 7:30 p.m. online
Kerry Healey, Republican analyst and former lieutenant governor
Dr. Paula Johnson, chair of the Boston Public Health Commission board
David Kravitz, co-founder of Blue Mass Group
Renée Landers, Suffolk University law professor and WGBH analyst

June 29, Morning Edition
Michael Dukakis, former governor of Massachusetts
Renée Landers

All segments subject to change.

Recent stories

> >  Decision might not mean much in Commonwealth
> >  Renée Landers discusses the possible outcomes

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