Democrats And Rural Voters, Burnout Among Doctors Rising

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State Democrats have had it tough in the last few elections, and our guest believes its because they’re not meeting the needs of Wisconsin’s rural communities. A grassroots organizer explains what rural folks want to see from Democrats. We also discuss the rising feeling of burnout among doctors, and explore how it affects patient care.

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Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Veronica Rueckert Host
  • Matt Oleson Producer
  • Judith Siers-Poisson Producer
  • Mike McCabe Guest
  • Dr. Tait Shanafelt Guest