For Immediate Release
Sam Husseini, (202) 347-0020; or David Zupan, (541) 484-9167
Obama's Healthcare Speech
WASHINGTON - The following analysts are available for interviews on healthcare
policy and Obama's speech this evening. Several of them will also be
participating in a live blog this evening at: http://ipaccuracy.wordpress.com .
an internist practicing in Albany, New York and teaching at the Albany
Medical College. He recently wrote the piece "Notes on the Eve of the
President's Address" -- available at the PNHP blog: http://pnhp.org/blog .
DEBORAH BURGER, CHARLES IDELSON
Burger is a co-president for the California Nurses Association/National Nurses Organizing Committee.
Idelson is a spokesperson for the group, which recently released a
report titled "California's Real Death Panels: Insurers Deny 21 Percent
GWENDOLYN MINK, http://feministsocialjustice.blogspot.com
Mink is co-editor of the two-volume "Poverty in the United States: An
Encyclopedia of History, Politics and Policy" and author of "Welfare's
A nationwide consortium, the Institute for Public Accuracy (IPA) represents an unprecedented effort to bring other voices to the mass-media table often dominated by a few major think tanks. IPA works to broaden public discourse in mainstream media, while building communication with alternative media outlets and grassroots activists.