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The Future Of Medicare and Health Care

Guest: Nino Amato, President and Executive Director – Coalition of Wisconsin Aging Groups (CWAG) Now that the campaign rhetoric has calmed down, what exactly is the state of Medicare and health care in general? Public opinion polls show Americans are fairly equally divided on their support or opposition to the health care reform legislation, but… Read more »

The Spectrum Of Caregiving

Guests: Marilyn Lawler, Director of Community Education, Independent Living, Inc. Pat Wilson, Family Support Specialist, Alzheimer’s & Dementia Alliance of Wisconsin Margo Belz, Caregiver Support Coordinator, HospiceCare, Inc. Caregiving is a family issue, a health issue, and a growing challenge in our aging society. Most caregiving falls upon family members who take on the unpaid… Read more »

THE MADISON COLLEGE SMART COMMUNITY PLAN

Guests: Bettsey Barhorst, President Terry Webb, Vice President for Learner Success The need for new facilities, renovations, and upgrades to meet the increasing demand of local residents who need affordable education and job training are the reasons why Madison College is asking voters to approve a $133,770,000 Smart Community Plan on November 2nd. Student enrollment… Read more »

Planned Parenthood Of Wisconsin Celebrates 75 Years!

Guests: Deborah Hobbins – Executive Director, Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin Nicole Safar – Public Policy Advisor, Planned Parenthood Advocates of Wisconsin As Planned Parenthood celebrates it’s 75th Anniversary, they are out front on the issues of preventing teen pregnancy and reproductive health in general. According to the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, “there is ample cause to celebrate… Read more »