Posts tagged "medicaid reform"

Better than March Madness: Berkowitz w/Prof. Dye on cutting state spending or raising tax rates; left-wing bias on Public TV; and fixing schools. Watch on Cable/Web

Tonight’s Chicago Metro North and Northwest suburban edition of “Public Affairs,” features Professor Richard Dye, who taught economics for  several decades at Lake Forest College and now is co-director of the Fiscal Futures Project at the Institute for Government and Public Affairs at the University of Illinois, Chicago. The program airs in its usual 8:30... Read more »

Better than one of Carol Marin's "factual pieces," on the IL Gov race on NBC-5; Berkowitz w/Berkowitz on the Governor's race,Cable and the Web

We are going to give you the winner of the Republican Primary Governor’s race more than 30 days before the election on March 18, 2014…and the winner of the November, 2014 Governor’s race, including a detailed assessment of why each candidate did as well or as poorly as he, in fact, will do. The  show featuring... Read more »

Way better than Rachel Maddow interviewing Bill O'Reilly: Berkowitz predicting the winners in the Republican Primary Gov race and general election Governor's race, Web and Cable

Jeff Berkowitz: … We are going to give you tonight the winner of the Republican Primary Governor’s race– more than 30 days before the election– and give you the final percentages of votes received for each candidate… and we will give you the winner in the November, 2014 gubernatorial general election race… Tonight’s City of... Read more »

Watch potential guv candidate Sen. Matt Murphy on Cable/Web discussing pension/Medicaid/education reform

State Senator Matt Murphy (R-Palatine) is the featured guest this evening on “Public Affairs with Jeff Berkowitz,” airing in 24 North and Northwest Chicago Metro Suburbs.  Murphy, 42, who lost a close race for the Republican nomination for Lt. Gov. in 2012, is thought by many to be among the top three candidates for the Republican nomination... Read more »

Watch Illinois HFS Director Julie Hamos [IL Medicaid czarina] on Cable/Web

Jeff Berkowitz: What if you are an undocumented worker?  Do you get Medicaid? Julie Hamos [Illinois HFS Director]: Undocumented children in Illinois get Medicaid. Jeff Berkowitz:  What if you are an undocumented adult? You don’t? Julie Hamos: No. Jeff Berkowitz: But, if you are a child, you do.  Should we do that? Does that invite... Read more »

Better than tonight's Presidential primary returns: Watch State Senator Ron Sandack w/ Berkowitz on Cable and soon on the PA you tube page

This week’s Chicago Metro suburban edition of “Public Affairs with Jeff Berkowitz,” [airing schedule below], features State Senator Ron Sandack (R-Downers Grove). Senator Sandack  is an attorney in the private sector who previously was Mayor of Downers Grove. Due to the peculiar re-districting of the map by the Democrats, Senator Sandack is running for a... Read more »