TITLE

WHAT THE MEDIA SAY

PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Hill;7/18/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 87, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents comments on various topics from different journals in the U.S. A former police officer and chief executive officer (CEO) of a public hospital system denotes that President George W. Bush administration's decision to fire surgeon general Richard Carmona is not right. Meanwhile, another individual focuses on the move of the government to call for a 61-cent increase in the excise tax of cigarettes to finance the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP).
ACCESSION #
25817053

 

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