TITLE

MEDICARE'S COMPLICATED BIRTH

AUTHOR(S)
Dallek, Robert
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
American Heritage;Summer2010, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an examination of United States President Lyndon B. Johnson's efforts to develop comprehensive federal insurance for seniors in 1965. Known as Medicare, the article explores how Johnson carefully advanced portions of the bill in order to develop the reforms he desired and win the approval of the American Medical Association.
ACCESSION #
51508584

 

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