Medicare nominee Weems gets gentle treatment at confirmation hearing

Young, Jeffrey
July 2007
Hill;7/26/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 91, p16
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.


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