Mike McGinn, Mayor
8/9/2012 1:39:00 PM
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Dishing with the diva of dive bars, sourcing local food and health costs and impacts on Seattle Channel
New Programs on SEATTLE CHANNEL, Cable 21
CityStream Splashback: Local 360
The local food movement is the driving force behind Belltown restaurant Local 360. Learn how the owners source regional ingredients from lettuce to liquor and how the chef creates dishes that keep customers coming back for more. Producer Nicole Sanchez dishes on Local 360. Watch it now!
Affordable Care Act Impacts
Premieres, Thurs., Aug. 9, 5 p.m.
The Washington Policy Center's 10th Annual Health Care Policy Conference provided the first in-depth analysis of the Supreme Court's Affordable Care Act decision. A panel examines the impact on small businesses, providers, insurance companies and hospitals. Watch it now!
Seattle Voices with Eric Liu
Linda Derschang, restaurateur
Premieres Tues., Aug. 14, 7 p.m.
Linda Derschang is a restaurateur and dive bar owner. Hailed as the queen of Seattle's night scene, she's had a hand in several legendary Seattle restaurants, music clubs and hip hangouts. Currently, she owns Linda's Tavern, King's Hardware, SMITH and Oddfellows Café + Bar. Linda talks about her path from a punk rocker/art student/waitress to a savvy business owner and tastemaker. Watch it now!
CityClub presents The Cost of Overtreament
Premieres Thurs., Aug. 16, 5 p.m.
Overtreatment is a large contributor to runaway health care costs. It's estimated that anywhere from one-fifth to nearly one-third of the medical tests and treatments are unnecessary. Are doctors practicing “defensive medicine” by opting for more testing? CityClub tackles this timely topic with representatives from the UW School of Public Health and other notable speakers. Watch it now!
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