TITLE

Precious principles of health reform

AUTHOR(S)
Dentzer, Susan
PUB. DATE
February 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;2/14/94, Vol. 116 Issue 6, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Opinion. Discusses how Congress is poised to launch major surgery on President Bill Clinton's health reform plan. Argues that lawmakers should preserve two of Clinton's key principles that are the best options among an array of unattractive choices. So-called employer mandate--the requirement that all employers contribute to their workers' health coverage; Universal coverage, or the guarantee that all Americans will have health insurance.
ACCESSION #
9402097738

 

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