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Medicine: Health Care Reform / Competing Plans / Ads #155772

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 07, 1994
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Washington: Jack Smith) The expensive ad campaigns in the fight over competing health care reform plans offered by Representative Richard Gephardt and Senator George Mitchell examined; excerpts shown from the insurance industry's Harry and Louise ads. [On "This Week with David Brinkley", "Advertising Age" Steven COLFORD - says the Harry and Louise ads set the tone.] The Mitchell and Gephardt bills compared. [Senator Phil GRAMM - defends the current system.] [White House Chief of Staff Leon PANETTA - comments.] "Newsweek" poll findings on the public's view of health care reform cited.

Simpson, Carole;
Smith, Jack

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