Reducing Health Care Costs

Businessmen and politicians agreed that rising health care costs were one of the main factors driving long term deficits in the U.S. They… read more

Businessmen and politicians agreed that rising health care costs were one of the main factors driving long term deficits in the U.S. They discussed ways to make the health care system more efficient and debated how much should be saved overall.

“Fixing the Debt: Reforming the Tax Code and Federal Health Spending” was a forum held at Grand Hyatt Washington by the Campaign to Fix the Debt, which was co-founded by Alan Simpson and Erskine Bowles, the former co-chairs of the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform. close

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Program ID:
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Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 4, 2012
Last Aired:
Dec 8, 2012

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  • Dec 04, 2012 | 2:30pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Dec 04, 2012 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Dec 04, 2012 | 10:12pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 05, 2012 | 3:59am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 05, 2012 | 6:47pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 08, 2012 | 12:47am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 08, 2012 | 6:46am EST | C-SPAN 3
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