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The Health Care Debate (Congress / Costs) (Part V) #155092

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jul 29, 1994
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: John Cochran) A health care plan offered by Congressional Democrats as an alternative to President Clinton's bill examined; tenets of both bills compared. [Representatives Richard GEPHARDT, David BONIOR - say their bill is not the Clinton bill.] [Representatives Roy ROWLAND, Newt GINGRICH - respond.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(No location given: Beth Nissen) The question of what would happen if no health care bill is passed addressed; projections on health care costs cited. [Health care analyst Larry LEWIN, federal budget analyst Susan TANAKA - offer views on health care cost.] The options of managed care plans to control costs, the future of public medical services, like Medicare, without reform and the pressure on insurance companies to drop those who are most sick outlined. [Health policy analyst Dr. Mary Jane ENGLAND, health care author Dr. Jeanne KASSLER, TANAKA - explain what will happen to control costs.]

Reporter(s):
Cochran, John;
Jennings, Peter;
Nissen, Beth
Duration:
00:06:40

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