Last updated on: 8/27/2010 | Author:

Jane Hamsher, MFA Biography

Founder and Publisher of Firedoglake
Con to the question "Is the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) Good for America?"

“Real health care reform is needed. But this bill [Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act] falls short of that on many levels.”

“Fact Sheet: The Truth About the Health Care Bill,”, Mar. 19, 2010

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Founder and Publisher, Firedoglake (online news site)
  • Founder, CommonSense Media
  • Co-producer, Natural Born Killers, Apt Pupil, Permanent Midnight, and From Hell
  • Former reporter, San Francisco Bay Guardian
  • Has published articles in the Daily Beast, Huffington Post, AlterNet, The Nation, and American Prospect
  • Has appeared on CNN, MSNBC, Al Jazeera, PBS, and the BBC
  • MFA, USC School of Cinema-Television, 1988
  • None found
Quoted in:
  1. Will people no longer be at risk of medical bankruptcy?