With almost 20 years inside the health insurance industry, whistleblower Wendell Potter helped for-profit insurers hijack our health care system and put profits before patients.
But seeing this changed his heart and his mind:
Bill Moyers interviews Wendell Potter in this short preview below:
Wendell Potter explains how and why those companies are fighting so darn hard to block health care reform.
At RAM's 2007 clinic in Wise Virginia, long lines of uninsured people waited to see doctors and nurses. Many travelled for hundreds and hundreds of miles.
But RAM usually cannot attend to everyone who comes to their mobile clinics.
When Stan Brock, the founder and leader of RAM, called the last number for the day, four hundred people were left standing at the gate - unable to receive medical attention.
We can do something about this. Call your Senators and Reps in Washington and DEMAND a strong public healthcare option.
In our democracy, your voice and vote maters. A lot. Use them. Please.