How the nuns saved Obamacare

Podcast: Sister Simone Campbell, of the Nuns on the Bus, tells an amazing story. Originally posted on December 20, 2013 — The Good Fight with Ben Wikler

In the final days before the bill passed, who saved Obamacare? Catholic nuns. Sister Simone Campbell—one of the most charming, utterly down-to-earth, and profoundly committed people I’ve ever met—explains why. And in the process, she tells her own fascinating story, from an anti-segregation sit-in where, as a teenager, she decided to take her vows, all the way to the present and her delight in the joyous tone set by Pope Francis.   a 32min podcast. Interview starts around 3:10