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A Closer Look (Medical Makeover) #720600

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 29, 2003
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) A closer look at President Bush's plan to make over Medicare introduced.

(Chicago: Dean Reynolds) The problems for Medicare patients who have switched to a private plan examined; details given about the government's Medicare Plus Choice program that is similar to the new White House proposal. [Senior Joe WILLIAMS††- says he has no coverage at all.] [American Assn. of Health Plans Karen IGNAGNI†- says government contributions have not kept pace with costs.] [At the Church Creek retirement home near Chicago, two RESIDENTS - doubt Bush understands the problem.]

Jennings, Peter;
Reynolds, Dean

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