The Mero Moment for April 30, 2015: Privacy, Freedom of Association, and Political Warfare

In this week’s episode of The Mero Moment, Paul Mero looks at how history repeats itself as donors become targets in political warfare. The Mero Moment is originally broadcast on KVNU’s For the People each Thursday and is presented on Utah Politico Hub with permission.   listen to ‘The Mero Moment for April 30, 2015, presented by Utah Politico Hub. #UTpol’ on audioBoom

If you like your health information privacy… LOL, JK!

Healthcare.gov has flaws, but revealing private information to web advertisers should not be one of them. Unfortunately, apparently it is.    We can be honest, the Healthcare.gov website has had its series of flaws. But today’s revelation from the Electronic Freedom Foundation just might be the worst of all. After all, we are entrusting several overarching federal agencies to ensure our healthcare needs. These include HHS, Homeland Security, and not the least of which the IRS. It is apparently Affordable Care Act enrollment time. How do I know? Because healthcare.gov keeps…