Medicare Commission Organizational Meeting

Commission members discussed the commission agenda and timetable and made opening statements about what the commission hopes to… read more

Commission members discussed the commission agenda and timetable and made opening statements about what the commission hopes to accomplish. They outlined what types of changes they would examine, including incremental changes and complete a overhaul, and commented on the president’s' proposal to allow early retirees to buy into Medicare. This was the first meeting of the 17-member national commission on the future of Medicare, which is supposed to report recommendations to Congress by March 1, 1999. close

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Medicare Commission Organizational Meeting

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Program ID:
101860-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Public Hearing
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Mar 6, 1998

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  • Mar 06, 1998 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 06, 1998 | 11:47pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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