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Bill Clinton Health Care Plan Speech #656705

ABC, CBS, CNN, NBC Special for Wednesday, Sep 22, 1993

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  • Live ABC, CBS, CNN and NBC coverage and analysis of Bill Clinton health care plan speech and Republican response by SC Governor Carroll Campbell, Rep. Nancy Johnson, and Sen. Connie Mack.
  • CBS analysis includes a "48 Hours" broadcast with a live interview by Dan Rather (CBS) with Hillary Clinton, taped excerpts of statements by Clinton Health Task Force Dr. Judith Feder, Mike Russomano, Rose Broussard, Niki Moser, Kim Powick, Kaiser Family Foundation President Drew Altman, small business owner Sal Risalvato, Leslie Aubin of the National Federation of Independent Business, and unidentified others, live question and answer sessions with Connie Chung (CBS), Belinda Sanchez, Clinton Health Task Force Dr. Arnold Epstein and Feder, Health Insurance Association of America President Bill Gradison, Dr. Yvonne Thornton, Horace Deets of the American Association of Retired Persons, small business representative Jack Faris, Dr. Gayle Sanchez, and Walter Maher of Chrysler Corporation, and live interviews with Risalvato and Feder.
  • CNN analysis includes the participation of Dr. Victor Sidel of Physicians for a National Health Program, Dr. David Pearle, Bernard Tresnowski of the Blue Cross/Blue Shield Association, Jack Strayer of the Council for Affordable Health Insurance, and political analyst William Schneider, taped excerpts of statements by Bill Clinton, Rep. Dick Armey, Sen. Daniel Moynihan, Rep. Sam Gejdenson, Rep. Thomas Ewing, Rep. Thomas Foley, Rep. Newt Gingrich, Sen. Robert Dole, and Sen. George Mitchell, and a "Larry King Live" broadcast with King, retired nurse Frederica Thomas, uninsured health worker Gale Washington, Health and Human Services Secretary Donna Shalala, Dr. Phil Lee of the Health Care Task Force, small business owner Bud Cataldo, Tammy Murray, Cindy Miller, Dr. Andy Pavlatos, Schneider, and others.
  • NBC analysis includes a "Now Special Edition: Tough Choices Tough Medicine" broadcast with Tom Brokaw (NBC) and Katherine Couric (NBC), including the participation of Dr. Norman Johanson, Dr. Frederick Kauffman, Dr. Leon Malmud, emergency room social worker Clifford Bell, Dr. Kate Heilpern, former Colorado Governor Richard Lamm, heart transplant candidate George Horton, Temple University Medical Records Assistant Director Jacquelyn Ferguson, Sen. Jay Rockefeller, auto repair shop owner John Wisniewski, and others, a taped excerpt of an interview by Brokaw with Hillary Clinton, and taped excerpts of statements by Dr. Steven Orlevitch, Heilpern, triage nurse Mollie Menapeace, patient's mother Tamika Mitchell, Dr. Phil Van Dongen, Dr. Gilbert D'Alonzo, Temple University Associate VP Robert Lux, nurse Dianne Rivers, and others.

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