Submit Your 'Overtime' Questions for Friday, April 24, 2015

Bill and his roundtable guests – Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., Christopher Caldwell, Ana Marie Cox, Liz Mair and Eddie Huang – will answer viewer questions after Friday's show. 

Submit your questions in the Comments section below. Selected questions will be answered on the Real Time YouTube channel immediately following the premiere. Please be aware that concise (50 words or less) single-topic questions have the best chance of being selected, so the shorter and more specific you can be, the better.

The General Welfare

The General Welfare

One big number this week is the result of a new Gallup poll that finds, as the New York Times put it, “Nearly 9 in 10 US Adults Now Have Health Insurance.” This is in contrast to the same poll two years ago, which found the adult insured rate around 80 percent. The biggest changes, it turns out, happened in the Latino community and amongst people earning less than $36,000 per year. In all, 14.75 million people now have insurance through the Affordable Care Act, which, it turns out, has made care… wait for it…. affordable.

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