Lawmakers air differences over Medicare, Medicaid

May 2003
AHA News;5/5/2003, Vol. 39 Issue 9, p2
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Focuses on the partisan political differences of legislators on health care policy issues in the U.S., discussed at the Annual Membership Meeting of the American Hospital Association in April 2003. Stand of Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-Tenn.) on Medicare reform bill; Reaction of Representative Henry Waxman (D-Ca.) to Medicare drug bill; Opposition of Senator Craig Thomas (R-Wyo.) on prescription drug benefits.


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