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Coming up on today's show:
Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico on Wednesday, with early signs of damage throughout the island. Miriam Ramirez, a Puerto Rican senator from 2000 to 2004 and a physician, gives us the latest on the storm.
As Hurricane Maria pounds Puerto Rico, victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma have begun the cleanup and recovery process. Are they getting the help they need? Luis Hernandez, an anchor for Miami public radio station WLRN, and Edel Howlin, a reporter and executive producer of special projects at Houston Public Media, weigh in.
In a last-ditch attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, Senate Republicans are hoping to muster the necessary votes to pass the Graham-Cassidy proposal. It’s got the support of at least 15 governors, including Sam Brownback of Kansas. Jeff Colyer, a medical doctor and the lieutenant governor in Kansas, discusses his support for the legislation.
On Tuesday, Senate Republicans agreed to a $1.5 trillion