Healing words, looming battles

Borger, Gloria; Cooper, Matthew
September 1993
U.S. News & World Report;9/27/93, Vol. 115 Issue 12, p24
Focuses on United States President Bill Clinton's battle with Congress over health care politics. Clinton's plan which proposes a large government role in regulating health care and guarantees coverage for all, largely paid for by employers; Why voters are worried; Confusion in Congress; Clinton's presentation and herculean task; How various members of Congress view the plan.


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