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Healthinsurance.org, “What is in Obamacare for you? Wendell Potter’s guide to the ACA explains exactly what’s in the law for ordinary Americans – from ‘Grannie Pearl’ to cousin Bobbie Ann”, Steve Anderson, 12/14/2013

Tennessee Today, University of Tennessee, “Communicator and Advocate Honored with Accomplished Alumni Award. Wendell Potter, a veteran journalist, public relations executive, author, and advocate for health care and insurance reform, received an Accomplished Alumni award yesterday.” (9/26/2013)

Politics Nation (MSNBC) “Obamacare: Scare tactics vs. reality”, (9/23/2013)

The Ed Show (MSNBC) “39th time not the charm for GOP in repealing Obamacare“, (7/22/2013)

Fresh Air (NPR), “Former Insurance Exec Offers An Insider’s Look at Obamacare” (7/11/2013)

Breakfast Television: Edmonton,Canada, “Author Wendell Potter: He made national headlines with a testimony to the US Senate with an inside look at the health insurance industry”, Ryan Jesperson (4/12/2013)

Viewpoint with Eliot Spitzer (Current TV), “The uninsured would increase by tens of millions under Paul Ryan’s Medicare and Medicaid plan”, (8/13/2012)

Wisdom Voices, “Wendell Potter: A Prophetic Voice For Our Time” Joanne Boyer (6/29/2012)

BMJ, Wendell Potter: Pulling the Curtains Back on Spin“, Karen McColl, BMJ;344:e833 (2/7/12)

Phawker, “The Man WhoWasn’t There, Part III: Q&A w/ Wendall Potter, Healthcare Executive Turned Whistleblower “, Jonathan Valania (12/14/11)

Phawker, “The Man WhoWasn’t There, Part II: Q&A w/ Wendall Potter, Healthcare Executive Turned Whistleblower “, Jonathan Valania (12/14/11)

Phawker, “The Man WhoWasn’t There, Part I: Meet Wendell Potter, Healthcare Executive Turned Whistleblower“, Jonathan Valania (12/6/11)

The Capital Times, “How Corporate Spin Sets Public Agenda“, Dave Zweifel (3/30/2011)

The Nation Institute and The Fertel Foundation, “Wendell Potter, 2011 Recipient of The Ridenhour Book Prize” (3/23/2011)

Nashville Medical News, “A Crisis of Conscience. Wendell Potter’s Examination of For-Profit Insurance and Health Reform” Sharon H. Fitzgerald (3/11/2011)

Addison County Independent, “Insider Pans Health Insurance Sector” Andrew Stein (3/3/2011)

Health Affairs, “Profits Before Health: An Insurance Tell-All” Drew Altman (3/2011)

The ProgressiveThe Insurance Flack Who Fled” Matthew Rothschild (3/2011)

Chronogram,  “Deadly Spin. An interview with health insurance industry whistleblower Wendell Potter” Brian K. Mahoney (2/24/2011)

The New York Times, “Words of Advice From a Health Insurance Insider” Walecia Konrad (2/18/2011)

The Ed Show (MSNBC), “No deal on the repeal” (1/26/11)

Capital Times, “Vital Signs: Whistleblower in Town to Talk About the Health Insurance Industry’s Dark Side,” Shawn Doherty (1/18/11)

The Nation, “Nation Conversations: Wendell Potter on the Health Insurance Industry’s Lock on Congress” (audio), Sara Jerving (1/14/11)

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The Commercial Appeal, ”In New Book, Former Insurance Company Exec Shares Insider View,” Toby Sells (1/13/11)

The Tennessean, ”3 Events Led ‘Deadly Spin” Author to Turn on Health Insurance Industry,” Tom Wilemon (1/13/11)

Metro Pulse, ”Wendell Potter’s Defection From Health-Care Industry PR,” Jack Neeley (1/12/11)

Austin Chronicle, “Exposing the Insurers,” Wells Dunbar (1/8/11)

Hartford Courant, “In Web Chat, Potter Slams Insurers’ Motives,” Ken St. Onge (1/7/11)

New York Times, “When Insurers Put Profits Between Doctor and Patient,” Pauline Chen (1/6/11)

Esquire, “Now This Is What a ‘Death Panel’ Looks Like,” Abram Sauer (1/4/10)

The Nation, “The Progressive Honor Roll of 2010,” John Nichols (12/22/10)

Tavis Smiley (PBS) (12/22/10)

Portfolio.com, “Spin Doctor Reveals All,” Gary Weiss (12/21/10)

AlterNet, excerpt of Deadly Spin (12/18/10)

PRNewser, “Potter Seeks to ‘Pull the Curtain Back’ on Deceptive PR Practices,” Tonya Garcia (12/9/10)

MarketWatch, ”Six health-related books worth a read,” Kristen Gerencher (12/8/10)

The Conversation – KUOW (NPR), “The Health Insurance Industry’s Deadly Spin,” Ross Reynolds (12/8/10)

Boston Globe, “An Insider Dissects the Health Insurance Industry,” Joshua Kendall (11/22/10)

The Day, “Crisis of Conscience Led to Expose of Health Insurers,” Ted Mann (11/22/10)

Countdown with Keith Olbermann (MSNBC), “The plot to discredit ‘Sicko’” — with Michael Moore (11/22/10)


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