In The Moment ... Women, Food, And History

Jul 25, 2017

In The Moment ... July 25, 2017 Show 141 Hour 1

Most biographers pay little attention to food. A new book seeks to remedy that. Laura Shapiro is the James Beard award-winning author of "Six Remarkable Women and the Food That Tells Their Stories," an account of the relationships six famous women had with food. She joins us to talk about food, gender, and why telling our own food stories.

South Dakota's congressional delegation is intent on repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act. Healthcare leaders in South Dakota say congressional legislative proposals could hurt the state. SDPB's Lee Strubinger looks at the debate surrounding healthcare reform in South Dakota.

Kirk Zimmer

We continue our conversation about health insurance in the state by welcoming Kirk Zimmer. He's executive vice president of the Sanford Health Plan. We're look at how Sanford first got into the business of health insurance. And then we look forward into how the current conversation in Washington will impact coverage in the state.