TITLE

Black Caucus leads drive to declare AIDS crisis among blacks a public health emergency

PUB. DATE
August 1998
SOURCE
Jet;08/17/98, Vol. 94 Issue 12, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on a study conducted by the Kaiser Family Foundation regarding the number of blacks in America suffering from the Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS), and the reactions of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) organization and other organizations to the survey. Details on the survey; Findings of the survey; Information on calls by the CBC and the National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS (BLCA) for the AIDS crisis to be declared a public health emergency.
ACCESSION #
989897

 

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