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    Contested Election Task Force

    Task force members discussed Robert Anderson’s challenge to Rep. Rose’s reelection. They dismissed the challenge and decided to refer their information to the…

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    English as the National Language

    The Congressional English Language Task Force, chaired by Rep. Toby Roth, heard testimony from educators and scholars on an initiative to make English the official language of the…

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    Revitalizing the Manufacturing Sector

    Secretary Brown and Secretary Reich testified about efforts to increase manufacturing in the U.S. They discussed how the U.S. has lost a substantial amount of its manufacturing base since…

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    Health Care Reform Panel Eleven

    The task force heard testimony from a panel of health care consumers and representatives of consumer groups on proposals to hold down health care costs and make health care available for…

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    Health Care Reform Panel Ten

    The task force heard testimony from a panel of labor leaders and representatives on proposals to better incorporate health care and insurance costs in the American business environment, and…

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    Health Care Reform Panel Nine

    The task force heard testimony from a panel of general health care providers on health care reform proposals featuring alternative health care programs that may hold down health care costs…

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    Health Care Reform Panel Eight

    The task force heard testimony from a panel of representatives from the American hospital industry on proposals to hold down the costs of hospital stays for patients. The…

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    Health Care Reform Panel Seven

    The task force heard testimony from a panel of representatives from the American pharmaceutical industry during its first public hearing. The industry representatives discussed the…

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    Health Care Reform Panel Six

    The task force heard testimony from a panel of insurance industry representatives on health care reform proposals intended to hold down the costs of health insurance on businesses and…

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    Health Care Reform Panel Five

    The task force heard testimony from the heads of physicians organizations on proposals to reform the nation’s health care system. The witnesses testified on the requirements…

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    Health Care Reform Panel Four

    The task force heard testimony from a panel of general health care providers during its first public hearing. The panelists discussed their proposals for controlling health care costs…

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    Health Care Reform Panel Three

    The task force heard testimony from representatives of rural and Native American rights groups on maintaining quality health care in rural areas while holding down health care…

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    Health Care Reform Panel Two

    The task force heard testimony from representatives of small business organizations in the second panel of the task force’s first public hearing. The panelists discussed the…

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    Health Care Reform Panel One

    The President’s Task Force on National Health Care Reform took testimony from representatives of senior citizens groups and health care consumer groups in the first panel of its first…

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    Health Care Reform Panel Twelve

    The task force heard from a panel of leaders of business organizations on their reaction to proposals to reform the nation’s health care system. The task force was expected to…

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    House Post Office Scandal

    A special bipartisan task force, created by the Administration Committee, held its first organizational meeting. The task force was created to investigate charges of alleged misconduct…

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    Early Intervention in AIDS

    The witnesses urged increased funding for AIDS research and health care. Chairman Boxer called the testimonies, “reports from the front.” The witnesses described successful…

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    Women, Infants and Children Food Program

    Members of the task force discussed the Special Supplemental Assistance Program for Women, Infants and Children, called WIC. The program serves approximately 4.5 million people in the…

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    Thrift Asset Disposition

    Members of the Task Force on the Resolution Trust Corporation hear testimony on disposing of the assets of failed thrifts. The panel examines Mr. Seidman’s proposal to…

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    Credit Reform

    The House Budget Committee’s Task Force on Urgent Fiscal Issues considers credit reform.

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