TITLE

Address Before a Joint Session of the Congress on Health Care Reform

AUTHOR(S)
Obama, Barack H.
PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Daily Compilation of Presidential Documents;9/9/2009, Special section p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
The article presents the text of a speech delivered by U.S. President Barack H. Obama before a joint session of the U.S. Congress in Washington, D.C. on September 9, 2009 in which he discussed health care reform. He states that the country's economy is on the way to recovery. He notes that when health care costs increase, it puts greater pressure on programs such as Medicare and Medicaid.
ACCESSION #
44234333

 

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