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America Close Up (Medicine: AIDS and Life Insurance) #584465

NBC Evening News for Monday, Nov 09, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) President-elect Bill Clinton's promise to make the fight against AIDS a top priority noted.

(Miami: Mike Boettcher) Companies that buy up the life insurance policies held by AIDS patients in exchange for cash examined; television ad; various views on this new kind of "investment" outlined. [AIDS patient Tiron BROWN - talks about having a terminal illness.] [AIDS activist Allan TERL - says investors bet on someone's death.] [Policy investment company head Steve SIMON - comments.] [BROWN, AIDS specialist Dr. Karen RABEN - explain what the option offers the victims.]

Reporter(s):
Boettcher, Mike;
Brokaw, Tom
Duration:
00:03:40

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