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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Capitol: Chip Reid) Questions about whether Medicare analyst Richard Foster was forced to withhold information from Congress as the Medicare bill was being debated last fall examined. [FOSTER – comments on the order from Medicare chief Thomas Scully’s threat to fire him if he gave his higher cost estimate for the prescription drug plan.] [House Democratic staffer Cybele BJORKLUND- notes Scully was not kidding about firing Foster.] [Representative Kenny HULSHOF- criticizes Democrats.]
- Brokaw, Tom;
- Reid, Chip
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