National Press Club

Wendell Potter - Deadly Spin

November 9, 2010

About This Video

Run time: 4 minutes

Wendell Potter talked about his book Deadly Spin: An Insurance Company Insider Speaks Out on How Corporate PR Is Killing Health Care and Deceiving Americans. Formerly a senior vice president for communication of CIGNA, he revealed behind the scenes of health care and showed the role public relationsplays on the political process of health insurance reform. He was interviewed at the 33rd Annual National Press Club Book Fair and Authors' Night, a fundraiser for the Eric Friedheim National Journalism Library and The SEED Foundation held Tuesday, November 9, 2010 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.