Future of Medicare

Senator John Breaux and Representative Bill Thomas talked about how to improve the Medicare system. Senator Breaux proposed establishing a… read more

Senator John Breaux and Representative Bill Thomas talked about how to improve the Medicare system. Senator Breaux proposed establishing a Medicare Board which would regulate the program and set a core benefits package. Representative then discussed the president’s plan to include drug prescriptions in the Medicare system. After their remarks they answered questions from the audience. close

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  • John Breaux U.S. Senator [D] Louisiana
  • John McManus Member American Association of Retired Persons->Legislative Council
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Future of Medicare

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Program ID:
119946-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 04, 1999 | 3:48pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Feb 06, 1999 | 3:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Feb 04, 1999 | 3:48pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Feb 05, 1999 | 5:12am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 06, 1999 | 1:03am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 06, 1999 | 3:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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