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National Health Insurance #234028

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 24, 1974
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(Studio) Health care is major concern for many people. Department of Health, Education and Welfare Secretary Caspar Weinberger urges national health insurance be instituted right away.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Capitol Hill) Ways and Means Committee begins hearings on national health insurance plans. Weinberger praises Senators Wilbur Mills and Edward Kennedy for new health plan more in line with administration's thinking. [WEINBERGER - believes time right for enactment.]
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr

(Studio) Nixon health insurance bill differs from Kennedy's and Mill's bill.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Typical young American couple shown discussing how Nixon and Kennedy-Mills plan would affect their family; similarities, differences reviewed.
REPORTER: Jed Duvall

Cronkite, Walter;
Duvall, Jed;
Schorr, Daniel

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