Healthcare reform bill clears Senate Finance Committee
Noam N. Levey and James Oliphant"Reporting from Washington - After months of wrangling over how to reshape the nation's healthcare system, the last of five congressional committees on Tuesday endorsed its sweeping blueprint for expanding coverage and containing costs. "The 14-9 vote by the Senate Finance Committee sets the stage for the final legislative push amid intense lobbying by healthcare providers, consumer advocates, labor unions and other interest groups. "Tuesday's vote also offered the first tangible sign that President Obama and his congressional allies might gain some GOP support in their healthcare campaign. Sen. Olympia J. Snowe, a centrist Republican from Maine, joined all 13 Democrats on the panel to back the measure." Read on...
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"Healthcare reform bill clears Senate Finance Committee", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), octobre 2009. Consulté le 02/10/2023. URL: http://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/healthcare-reform-bill-clears-senate-finance-committee