HELAINE OLEN is the author of Pound Foolish, writes
The Bills column for Slate, and is a regular columnist for
Inc. She has appeared on numerous media outlets, including
The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and Frontline.
Business Insider calls her one of the 50 Women Who Are
Changing the World.
HAROLD POLLACK is the Helen Ross Professor of Social Service Admin-istration at the Univer-sity of Chicago, where he researches health and urban policy concerns and is a nonresident fellow at the Century Foundation. He writes regu-larly for the Washington Post, Politico, Atlantic Monthly, healthinsurance.org, and other publications.
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