Media Archive

TV Appearances & Keynote Speeches

Wendell Potter – Bill Moyers Journal.


Wendell Potter argues insurance companies would be crazy not to welcome
the president’s proposals on health care.


Wendell face-to-face with Nataline Sarkisyan’s family.


Highlights from Wendell Potter’s keynote speech at this year’s
TBLI CONFERENCE™ in Amsterdam.

Watch more videos of Wendell Potter on YouTube.


Articles and media reports about or quoting Wendell:

New York Times, December 23rd, 2009.
De Tijd Newspaper, Belgium, December 15th, 2009.
National Journal Magazine, December 7th, 2009.
Johnson City Press, November 25th, 2009.
Associated Press, November 3rd, 2009.
Le Monde, France, Sylvain Cypel, October 22nd, 2009. Available here.
Politico, “Insurers face blowback after report,” Carrie Brown, October 12th, 2009. Available here.
The New Observer, France, Philip Boulet, October 6th, 2009. Available here.
Boston Herald, Jessica Vansack, September 24rd, 2009. Available here.
Chicago Tribune, “Former Health Insurance Insider Turns Critic,” Bruce Japsen, September 22nd, 2009. Available here.
Bloomberg Newswire, “Stacie Ritter Cries ’Shame’ at Insurers Winning in Washington,” Heidi Przybyla, September 22nd, 2009. Available here.
Leaders Edge, Ed Leefeldt, September 22nd, 2009.
Health Leaders Media, “Health Leaders Voice Their Opinions About House Health Reform Bill,” John Commins, September 16th, 2009. Available here.
Huffington Post, “Wendell Potter and Health Insurance Industry Misinformation,” September 9th, 2009. Available here.
TIME Magazine, “Wendell Potter: The Making of a Health-Care Whistle-Blower,” Kate Pickert,
September 8th, 2009. Available here.
Madison Magazine, “Career Reversal,” Dustin Beilke, September 2nd, 2009. Available here.
Shepherd Express, “Former Health Insurance Executive Wendell Potter,” Lisa Kaiser, September 2nd, 2009. Available here.
CNNMoney.com, “Is health care the next ‘bonusgate’?” Jennifer Liberto, August 28th, 2009. Available here.
PR Week, “Q&A: Wendell Potter, former insurance industry PR exec.” Jaimy Lee,
August 25th, 2009. Available here.
The Wall Street Journal, Jonathan D. Rockoff, August 25th, 2009.
Smart Money, Angie Marek, August 19th, 2009.
Jim Lehrer Online Newshour, “Former Insurance Exec Speaks Out on Health Reform,” Jim Lehrer, August 20th, 2009. Available here.
Denver Post, “Health care reform advocates say insurance companies already ration coverage,” Mike Booth, August 14th, 2009. Available here.
Norwegian News Agency, Andreas Bondevik, August 14th, 2009. Available here.
GQ Magazine, Raha Naddaf, August 11th, 2009.
Mother Jones Magazine, Stephanie Mencimer, August 11th, 2009.
Marketplace NPR, Stacey Smith, August 10th, 2009.
Times Herald Record, “Congress must create health care reform from several bills,” Christian Livermore August 3rd, 2009. Available here.
The Observer, “Whistleblower tells of America’s hidden nightmare for its sick poor,” Paul Harris, July 23rd, 2009. Available here.
St. Petersburg Times, “At what cost care?” Kris Hundley, July 21st, 2009. Available here.
Minneapolis Star Tribune, “UnitedHealth seeks a major role in overhauled health care system,” May Chen, July 20th, 2009. Available here.
Propublica, July 11th, 2009.
Huffington Post, June 26th, 2009. Available here.
Al Jazeera, “The Paradox of US Healthcare,” Andrew Kennis, July 6th, 2009. Available here.

Television Appearances:

December, 2009

MSNBC, “The Ed Show,” December 30th, 2009. Available here.
MSNBC, “Countdown with Keith Olbermann,” December 22nd, 2009. Available here.
Air America, “The Nicole Sandler Show,” December 17th, 2009. Available here.
MSNBC, “Countdown with Keith Olbermann,” December 16th, 2009. Available here.
FOX News, December 13th, 2009.
MSNBC, “Countdown with Keith Olbermann,” December 11th, 2009. Available here. http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/34416340/ns/msnbc_tv-countdown_with_keith_olbermann/
MSNBC, “The Ed Show,” December 9th, 2009. Available here.
CBS, December 8th, 2009.

November, 2009

MSNBC, “Countdown with Keith Olbermann,” November 20th, 2009. Available here.
MSNBC, “Countdown with Keith Olbermann,” November 19th, 2009. Available here.
ABC Network News, “Health Care Premiums Also Used for Lavish Salaries, Luxury Items, Underwriters,” November 3rd, 2009. Available here.

October, 2009

FOX News, October 17th, 2009. Available here.
CNN, October 15, 2009.
MSNBC, “The Rachel Maddow Show,” October 14, 2009. Available here.
CBS News, October 14th, 2009.
C-SPAN, “Washington Journal,” October 14th, 2009. Available here.
MSNBC, “Countdown with Keith Olbermann,” October 14th, 2009. Available here.
CNN, October 13th, 2009. Available here.
BBC, London, October 13th, 2009.
MSNBC, “The Ed Show,” October 12th, 2009. Available here.
MSNBC, “Countdown with Keith Olbermann,” October 12th, 2009. Available here.
MSNBC, “Countdown with Keith Olbermann,” October 6th, 2009. Available here.
MSNBC, “The Ed Show,” October 6th, 2009. Available here.
CNN News, October 1st, 2009.

September, 2009

MSNBC, “Countdown with Keith Olbermann,” September 22nd, 2009. Available here.
MSNBC, “The Rachel Maddow Show,” September 21st, 2009. Available here.
MSNBC, “Countdown with Keith Olbermann,” September 18th, 2009. Available here.
Premiere Radio, “The Randy Rhodes Show,” September 18th, 2009.
HBO, “Real Time with Bill Maher,” September 18th, 2009. Available here.
BBC, London, September 18th, 2009. Available here.
MSNBC, “The Ed Show,” September 17th, 2009. Available here.
FOX News, September 17th, 2009.
WDIS, “The Chuck Morse Show,” Boston, September 17th, 2009. Available here.
MSNBC, “Countdown with Keith Olbermann,” September 16th, 2009. Available here.
MSNBC, “Countdown with Keith Olbermann,” September 15th, 2009. Available here.
CNN, “Anderson Cooper 360,” September 15th, 2009.
WKOW TV News, September 11th, 2009.

August, 2009

MSNBC, “The Ed Show,” August 24th, 2009. Available here.
Grit TV Air America, August 24th, 2009.
CNBC, “Squawk on the Street,” August 19th, 2009.
MSNBC, “Countdown with Keith Olbermann,” August 19th, 2009. Available here.
CNN, August 18th, 2009. Available here.
CNN, August 17th, 2009. Available here.
CNN, August 14th, 2009. Available here.
CNN, “Anderson Cooper 360,” August 14th, 2009. Available here.
Air America, “Montel Across America,” August 14th, 2009.
MSNBC, “The Rachel Maddow Show,” August 10th, 2009. Available here.
NPR, “All Things Considered,” August 7th, 2009. Available here.

July, 2009

FOX Business News, July 30th, 2009.
MSNBC, “The Ed Show,” July 29th, 2009. Available here.
Grit TV Air America, July 29th, 2009.
MSNBC, “Countdown with Keith Olbermann,” July 28th, 2009. Available here.
KQED, San Francisco, July 28th, 2009. Available here.
KPIX TV, July 27th, 2009.
HBO, “Real Time with Bill Maher,” July 16th, 2009.
Grit TV Air America, July 10th, 2009.
CNN, July 3rd, 2009. Available here.
FOX Business News, July 1st, 2009.

June, 2009

CBS, June 29th, 2009.
CNN, Washington, June 29th, 2009.

Radio Appearances:

December, 2009

KIRO, Seattle, December 29th, 2009. Available here.
KFAB, December 18th, 2009. Available here.

October, 2009

KCBS, San Francisco, October 29th, 2009.
KNPR, October 26th, 2009. Available here.
KNX, Los Angeles, October 14th, 2009.
Sirius XM, October 14th, 2009. Available here.
WOIC, “The Seed Show,” October 8th, 2009. Available here.
KFGO, “Joel Heitkamp Show,” October 7th, 2009. Available here.

September, 2009

WHYY, September 17th, 2009.
WOJB, September 2nd, 2009.
KNPR, September 2nd, 2009. Available here.

August, 2009

Gary Null, “The Gary Null Radio Show,” August 28th, 2009.
KPOJ, August 28th, 2009.
Pacifica Radio, August 27th, 2009.
Randi Rhodes Radio, August 25th, 2009.
WHYY, August 25th, 2009.
Wisconsin Radio Network, August 25th, 2009. Available here.
Common Ground Radio, August 24th, 2009.
Big Eddie Radio, “The Ed Schultz Show,” August 24th, 2009.
Sirius XM, August 24th, 2009.
San Diego’s 1700 AM, “This is America with Jon Elliott,” August 20th, 2009. Available here.
WAMU, “The Diane Rehm Show,” August 19th, 2009. Available here.
Air America, “Ron Reagan Show,” August 19th, 2009.
Radio Popolare Network, Italy, August 14th, 2009.
WORT, August 14th, 2009.
WOIC, “U Need 2 know radio show,” August 13th, 2009. Available here.
Soapbox Radio, “The Soapbox Radio Show,” August 13th, 2009.
KPFK, August 11th, 2009.
Pacifica Radio, August 11th, 2009.
KPOJ, Portland, August 11th, 2009. Available here.
XM Satellite Radio, August 6th, 2009. Available here.
WMNF, Tampa, August 6th, 2009. Available here.
Think Out Loud, OPB, August 6th, 2009. Available here.
Nicole Sandler Show, Air America, August 5th, 2009. Available here.
KPFK Pacifica Radio, “Beneath The Surface with Suzi Weissman,” August 3rd, 2009. Available here.
WDRC, August 3rd, 2009.
Bob Edwards Radio, August 1st, 2009. Available here.

July, 2009

KRXA, July 31st, 2009.
Culture Shock Radio, July 30th, 2009. Available here.
Air America, “The Randi Rhodes Show,” July 29th, 2009.
KIRO, Seattle, July 29th, 2009. Available here.
KCBS, July 29th, 2009
CBS, “As It Happens,” July 27th, 2009. Available here.
KDKA, July 26th, 2009.
Citizen Radio, July 23rd, 2009. Available here.
WHYY, July 21st, 2009.
WBTV, July 16th, 2009.
Sirius XM, “Stand Up With Pete Dominick,” July 16th, 2009. Available here.
KALW, San Francisco, July 11th, 2009.
WWIB FM, July 11th, 2009.
Sirius Satelite Radio, “Alan Colmes National Radio Show,” July 11th, 2009.
KPFA-FM, July 8th, 2009.
NPR, July 8th, 2009.
San Diego’s 1700 AM, “This is America with Jon Elliott,” July 8th, 2009.
Op Ed News, July 7th, 2009. Available here.

June, 2009

KTLK, June 29th, 2009.
Sirius XM Radio News, June 29th, 2009.
KTRH News Radio, June 29th, 2009.
Portland radio station, June 29th, 2009.
NPR, June 29th, 2009.
WHYY, June 29th, 2009.
Left Jab Radio, June 29th, 2009. Available here.
National Radio Program, June 26th, 2009.

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