Ezekiel Emanuel on Health Care

Ezekiel Emanuel on why health care in America has become such a divisive social issue.
March 06, 2014

Ezekiel Emanuel, one of the principal architects of President Obama's health care reform act, visited the National Constitution Center to unveil his newest book, Reinventing American Health Care. With his unique insider’s view, Emanuel offered his reasoning as to why health care in America has become such a divisive social issue and why reform has troubled U.S. presidents like FDR, JFK, and Nixon for more than 100 years. He offered predictions on how the Affordable Care Act will affect health care in the future, laying out the likely areas where further reform will be necessary.