February 2009
Hill;2/24/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 20, p14
The article announces the legislative hearings scheduled by several subcommittees regulating the health care industry in the U.S., including the hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee on under-insurance in national health reform, and the hearing of the Senate Finance Committee on Congressional Budget Office scoring of healthcare reform.


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