TITLE

Life of the Party

AUTHOR(S)
Hentoff, Nat
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
New Republic;06/19/2000, Vol. 222 Issue 25, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the life and works of former Pennsylvania governor Robert Casey. Contribution in creating model school-based child care programs that offered infants and preschoolers full day services and before- and after-school programs; Accomplishment for signing a bill providing health insurance for children whose families were too poor to pay for it but whose incomes where too high to be eligible for public assistance; Amount he invested in awareness and screening for breast cancer; Commitment to the Democratic Party's tradition of protecting society's most vulnerable; Treatment received from the party during the 1992 Democratic Convention because he was pro-life.
ACCESSION #
3205685

 

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