TITLE

Medicare nominee Weems gets gentle treatment at confirmation hearing

AUTHOR(S)
Young, Jeffrey
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Hill;7/26/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 91, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Kerry Weems, President George W. Bush's choice for Medicare and Medicaid programs passed his public debut at a confirmational hearing in the U.S. The Senate Finance Committee met in order to consider Kerry Weems to be the administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, a $600 billion-a-year agency that runs healthcare programs for the elderly, disabled and poor. Weems appeared before the committee as part of a panel of other presidential nominees.
ACCESSION #
26212350

 

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