Fiscal Year 2009 HHS Budget Proposal

Secretary Leavitt and other department officials talked with reporters about the administration’s proposed fiscal year 2009 budget… read more

Secretary Leavitt and other department officials talked with reporters about the administration’s proposed fiscal year 2009 budget for the Department of Health and Human Services. The secretary requested a $2 billion reduction in the agency’s budget. Other topics included the budget for Medicare, the costs of pharmaceuticals, and the children’s health insurance plan. All three men responded to reporters' questions. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Fiscal Year 2009 HHS Budget Proposal

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203922-1
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News Conference
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News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 5, 2008

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  • Feb 05, 2008 | 12:40am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 05, 2008 | 6:57am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 05, 2008 | 1:24pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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