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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Capitol: Chip Reid) A collaborative report with the “Wall Street Journal” on the winners & losers regarding the Medicare bill, which creates a prescription drug benefit for seniors, presented. [AARP Michael NAYLOR- says this bill is most generous for those with low incomes & those with high drug costs.] [Senator Tom DASCHLE – says this legislation is bad for senior citizens.] [Families USA Ron POLLACK- says some groups won’t be able to get the medicines they need.] [Health care analyst Paul HELDMAN- says doctors will do well under this bill.]
- Brokaw, Tom;
- Reid, Chip
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