Clinton Presidency, Class 14
The topic of this meeting of the class on the Clinton presidency was the politics of health care reform. Dr. Elders served as Surgeon General in 1993… read more
The topic of this meeting of the class on the Clinton presidency was the politics of health care reform. Dr. Elders served as Surgeon General in 1993 and 1994. She argued the case for universal health coverage and was a spokesperson for President Clinton’s health care reform effort. Mr. Jennings served under Former President Clinton as senior health policy advisor and deputy assistant for domestic policy. While serving in the administration, his primary role was to develop and incorporate the president’s health care initiatives. close
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Joycelyn Elders Surgeon General (Former) Department of Health and Human Services
Chris Jennings Deputy Assistant (Former) White House->Health Policy
Margaret "Peggy" E. Scranton Professor University of Arkansas at Little Rock->Political Science Department
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