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Monday, March 22, 2010

The House has passed major health care reform - how are you feeling at this moment? Plus, an explainer on what changes to expect and when. Governor Christie is asking Garden State educators to tighten their belts - Dr. Richard Bozza of the NJ Association of School Administrators discusses the effects of the new budget. Plus, what makes a genius; breaking down the first two questions of the census form; and Bjørn Lomborg, environmental skeptic.

Just Launched! "10 Questions That Count" Census Home Page

Guests:

Dr. Richard Bozza and Bjørn Lomborg

Health Reform Passes: How Are You Feeling?

The House has passed major health care reform. It's been a long and contentious process, so how are you feeling at this historic moment?
A) Triumphant
B) Angry
C) Confused
D) Other

Post your health care status below!

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School Budgets

Executive director of the New Jersey Association of School Administrators Dr. Richard Bozza discusses what parents can expect in next year’s school budget cycle and how school districts are likely to cope with diminished resources.

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Not So Hot

Author Bjørn Lomborg, whose books include The Skeptical Environmentalist and Cool It: The Skeptical Environmentalist's Guide to Global Warming, talks about why he's skeptical of the proposed solutions to global warming.

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Health Care Bill's Immediate Impact

The Washington Post congressional reporter Shailagh Murray discusses what the immediate impact of the health care reform bill will be, from new taxes to changes in coverage.

Heath Care Bill Resources: Text of the Bill (PDF) | Commerce Committee's Summary of Immediate Changes (PDF) | ...

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Census: Population Counts

Joseph Salvo, director of the population division at the New York City Planning Department, discusses finding hard-to-count New Yorkers and talks about what the first two questions of the Census form are really asking.

Just Launched! "10 Questions That Count" Census Home Page

Anecdotal Census: Do ...

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Genius Defined

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