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PODCAST: We chat with a MacArthur genius grant winner

David Brancaccio Sep 25, 2013
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Mid-day Update

PODCAST: We chat with a MacArthur genius grant winner

David Brancaccio Sep 25, 2013
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Starting next week, federally run exchanges set up under the Affordable Care Act will officially roll out in 36 states. And we now have our first detailed look at the prices.

Dr. Jeffrey Brenner, was named one of the prestigious MacArthur Foundation ‘genius grant’ winners today. He organized a system in Camden, the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers, that tracks down the poorest patients who need care. He chats with Marketplace Morning Report host David Brancaccio about the news and his project. 

The U.S. cannot pinpoint just when it will hit its debt limit, and while a giant unexpected expense could cause a problem, it’s revenues that make the deadline tough to figure out.

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