Medicare Reform

Participants discussed a plan proposed by Senator Breaux to remodel Medicare in the image of the Federal Employees Health Benefits… read more

Participants discussed a plan proposed by Senator Breaux to remodel Medicare in the image of the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program. The program would offer a fixed amount of money to each beneficiary to enroll in a private health plan or the regular Medicare plan. The commission also agreed to work past its deadline so that they could discuss proposals to cover prescription drugs. close

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Program ID:
120916-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Public Hearing
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 24, 1999
Last Aired:
Feb 27, 1999

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  • Feb 24, 1999 | 9:34pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 25, 1999 | 3:26am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 27, 1999 | 1:27pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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