Health care reform is at the top of the legislative agenda this year. House and Senate committees have heard from hospitals, insurance companies and health policy specialists. Last week, it was the public’s turn to testify. Vermonters from all over the state came to the House chamber in Montpelier to tell their own health care stories, and to offer their hopes and ideas for change.
Today in “Word for Word,” we bring you a sample of what they said. (To hear an 8-minute excerpt of the testimony, click on the “Listen” icon.)