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Help us understand the costs of delivering health care

The APM Research Lab is a new division of American Public Media that intends to strengthen the use of research and analysis in public media and beyond. The cost of delivering health care is among the first topics we will tackle. To help inform our work on this topic, we would like to hear from experts like you who have direct experience with health care delivery.
asked on September 19, 2017

What does the Jason Stockley acquittal mean to you?

A St. Louis judge has found a former St. Louis Metropolitan Police officer not guilty of first-degree murder in the 2011 shooting death of a drug suspect after a car chase. How is this decision affecting you?
asked on September 14, 2017

California set to get a voting makeover, what do you want to see changed?

Tell us what you want to see changed about California's voting system.
asked on September 14, 2017

Renting in Salt Lake City

Salt Lake County is seeing a surge of new apartment complexes and condominiums — many of them upscale or luxury developments. We want to hear from people who are renting about their experiences.
asked on September 13, 2017

What question belongs in our Water IQ Quiz?

What should people know about water? What are you curious to know? Suggest a question for The Water Main's Water IQ Quiz, and we'll let you know if your recommendation is selected.
asked on August 22, 2017

How are you spending your retirement?

How are you bringing purpose and meaning to your life in the absence of paid employment?
asked on August 9, 2017

PINfluence™ Stories informed by the Public Insight Network

Strange but true — there are fans who cheer for BYU and Utah September 8, 2017

PIN helped us successfully find and contact a surprising number of people who are fans of both teams in the state's vicious rivalry between BYU and Utah.

Despite calls for expulsion, Chappelle-Nadal may stay in the Missouri Senate after all September 7, 2017

Missouri state Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal has faced a bipartisan call for her removal from office after the University City Democrat posted on Facebook that she wished for President Donald Trump’s assassination. But many of the residents in her district who responded to a Public Insight Network query said that while they don’t support what the senator wrote, they don’t want her removed from office.

Harvey's wrath extends all the way to Minnesota August 31, 2017

We sent a query out to a wide Minnesota audience asking how Hurricane Harvey has affected them and their loved ones. In response we heard from a Minnesotan woman who was stuck there after traveling to Texas on vacation and a woman who was waiting for her son in Texas to come visit Minnesota for the State Fair - a family tradition. Reporter Mark Steil was able to get in contact with both of these families and included their stories in the feature.

Tracking the Arts in Vermont August 11, 2017

Art Hounds are dancers, writers, sculptors, painters - all recommending work that their colleagues are doing. This weekly program brings the voices of the arts community to our listeners and lets them know about events, galleries and performances throughout the region.