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Wade Goodwyn

Wade Goodwyn appears in the following:

Dallas Hospital Deals With Aftermath Of Ebola Missteps

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Authorities in Texas are working to limit travel by health workers who may have been exposed to Ebola. Meanwhile, the hospital at the center of the first cases in the U.S. is trying to move forward.

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Dallas Hospital Chief Shares Lessons Learned In Battle With Ebola

Friday, October 17, 2014

Dr. Daniel Varga, the chief of the Dallas hospital that treated index patient Thomas Duncan, says the entire hospital carries the weight of the mistakes that led to the infection of two of its nurses.

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In Dallas, Second Health Care Worker Tests Positive For Ebola

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the second healthcare worker in Dallas to test positive for Ebola traveled on a commercial airliner the day before she began exhibiting symptoms.

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CDC To Act Faster When A U.S. Hospital Gets An Ebola Patient

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

The CDC is putting more resources into helping hospitals prepare and handle Ebola patients. This, after a nurse treating Ebola patient Thomas Duncan in Dallas became infected with the virus.

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In U.S., Ebola Turns From A Public Health Issue To A Political One

Thursday, October 09, 2014

Conservative critics of the Obama administration are linking Ebola to border security and a broader mistrust of the president. Some accuse liberals of letting the disease into the U.S. intentionally.

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First Ebola Patient Diagnosed In U.S. Dies At Dallas Hospital

Wednesday, October 08, 2014

Thomas Eric Duncan, the first person diagnosed with Ebola in the U.S., died Wednesday morning at a Dallas hospital.

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Man Diagnosed With Ebola In Texas Dies In Hospital

Wednesday, October 08, 2014

Thomas Eric Duncan was the first person diagnosed with the virus in the U.S. He died Wednesday morning at the Dallas hospital where he was receiving treatment in critical condition.

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Ebola Patients Remain Hospitalized In Texas, Nebraska

Monday, October 06, 2014

In Dallas, Thomas Eric Duncan remains in critical condition. A cameraman working for NBC in West Africa was also admitted to Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.

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Ebola Waiting Game Continues In Dallas

Friday, October 03, 2014

Crews are cleaning and removing soiled linens and other items from the apartment where Thomas Eric Duncan was staying. Four people had been living there, under orders to stay put for observation.

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Dallas Ebola Patient Was Not Diagnosed On First Hospital Visit

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

Officials at Presbyterian Hospital said the patient confirmed last Friday that he had been in an area with Ebola, but that information was not passed along to the entire medical team.

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Will The Ebola Case In Dallas Lead To A U.S. Outbreak?

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

A man who had come from Liberia is now in isolation at a hospital in Dallas. Health officials in the U.S. say they are confident that this case will not trigger a wider outbreak.

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First U.S. Ebola Case Confirmed In Dallas

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention verified that a man who flew to the U.S. from Liberia has tested positive for Ebola. He was not sick on the plane, but developed symptoms later.

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After Exoneration, Small Moments Take On New Meaning

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Two more men sentenced to die have been exonerated. Another wronged man, James Lee Woodard, visited NPR's Wade Goodwyn years ago. On his first day out of prison, he bonded with Goodwyn's dogs.

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A Doctor Who Performed Abortions In South Texas Makes His Case

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Texas restrictions on abortion providers have led many clinics to close. Poor women in some spots, like the Rio Grande Valley along the Mexican border, have lost their access to abortion services.

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Rick Perry's Legal Trouble: The Line Between Influence And Coercion

Saturday, August 30, 2014

The Texas governor is charged with abuse of office and coercing a public official, but he claims he was just doing what governors do: Vetoing a budget item.

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No Boss But The Land And Cattle: A Rancher's Coming Of Age

Thursday, August 28, 2014

In the North Texas wilderness, men to find out what it means to come of age on the range โ€” and what it means to pass that experience on to their children.

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Texas Governor Indicted On Abuse Of Power Charges

Saturday, August 16, 2014

A grand jury in Austin has indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry on charges that he misused his veto power. Scott Simon talks with NPR's Wade Goodwyn.

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Grand Jury Indicts Texas Gov. Rick Perry On Charges Of Abusing Power

Friday, August 15, 2014

A grand jury in Austin, Texas, has indicted Gov. Rick Perry on charges of abusing his official powers. For more on the indictment, Robert Siegel talks with NPR's Wade Goodwyn.

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Hobby Lobby Ruling May Have Poked A Hole in The 'Corporate Veil'

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

Legal scholars are still sorting out the possible implications of the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decision. While the case dealt directly with birth control coverage and the Affordable Care Act, it could even be cited in future bankruptcy cases.

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Border Action Spurs Rick Perry From Also-Ran To 2016 Contender

Monday, August 04, 2014

A recent poll shows Texas Gov. Rick Perry tied for first place in a hypothetical GOP contest for the 2016 presidential nomination โ€” mostly thanks to sending the Texas National Guard to the border.

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