NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 10, 1969
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(Studio) President Nixon unveils new health program to hold down soaring costs, while providing effective care for all. Federal government to tighten programs, eliminate cheating, and turn out more needed personnel.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley
(DC) [NIXON - says we face crisis leading to breakdown in our medical care system.] [Department of Health, Education and Welfare Secretary Robert FINCH - says we're trying to identify and correct mistakes.] [Assistant Department of Health, Education and Welfare Secretary Dr. Roger EGEBERG - foresees belt-tightening.] [Undersecretary Department of Health, Education and Welfare John VENEMAN - cites steps to be taken involving criminal penalties.]
REPORTER: No reporter given