Health reform: Looking for a leader

June 1994
U.S. News & World Report;6/6/94, Vol. 116 Issue 22, p12
Focuses on House Ways and Means Chairman Dan Rostenkowski. His possible indictment for the misuse of congressional and campaign funds; How he was the one leader large enough to force a deal on health care; Partisan fight on health reform; Controversy over how to pay for universal coverage; Possible compromise.


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