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Washington, DC

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Insider Forums - where our weekly guests answer your questions. This is an archive to this feature of the NewsHour from September 2008 to December 2009.

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@NewsHour

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English

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Episodes

Who Should Get Vaccinated, How Bad Will the H1N1 Pandemic Get, What's Ahead

12/15/2009
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CDC flu head Dr. Anne Schuchat and flu expert Dr. Michael Osterholm answered your questions about the H1N1 pandemic.

Duration: 00:19:42


Learning from International Health Care Systems

10/13/2009
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As part of a series looking at health care in other countries, Ray Suarez traveled to the Netherlands to explore the innovative universal Dutch system. Two experts answered your questions on what lessons the United States can take from other countries' health care systems.

Duration: 00:34:17


The Hidden Cost of the Discount Culture

8/13/2009
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Ellen Ruppel Shell, author of the new book "Cheap: The High Cost of Discount Culture," answers questions from NewsHour viewers about what effect our love of bargains has on wages, the environment and international trade.

Lawmakers Consider Employer Benefits Tax

8/6/2009
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Congress is weighing the idea of taxing the costliest employer-provided health insurance plans as a way to fund health care reform. Currently, employees who receive health insurance through their companies pay no tax on their benefits. Two health policy experts answer your questions on the issue.