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National Health Insurance #58597

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 22, 1979
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(Studio) Carter administration of phase 1 of national health insurance program reported.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(NYC) NEW Secretary Joseph Califano quoted with regard to implementation of national health ins. program. [CALIFANO - comments.] Phase 1 explained; pts. shown on screen. [CALIFANO - comments on program.] Factors contributing to success of plan outlined.
REPORTER: Lynn Sherr

(DC) Senator Edward Kennedy's dissatisfaction with plan noted. [KENNEDY - comments.] New health bill proposals said to be introduction by Kennedy next wk.; details given.
REPORTER: Bettina Gregory

(Studio) White House Press Secretary Jody Powell's response to Kennedy statements given.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Gregory, Bettina;
Reynolds, Frank;
Sherr, Lynn

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