NCPA Expert To Testify on Downsizing Government Health Care


Washington, D.C. - Dr. Merrill Matthews, Vice President - Domestic Policy for the National Center for Policy Analysis will testify on ways to downsize the government at a House Appropriations subcommittee hearing Thursday, February 5, 1998. Dr. Matthews' testimony will focus on government health care and welfare programs.

Dr. Matthews is an advisor to the American Legislative Exchange Council's Health Care Task Force. He is frequently invited to speak to groups of business executives, legislators, legislative aides, physicians and grass roots organizations. He will testify before the House Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - a subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee.

WHO:
Dr. Merrill Matthews
NCPA Vice President - Domestic Policy

WHAT:
Government Downsizing Testimony Before House Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies

WHEN:
10 a.m., Thursday
February 5, 1998

WHERE:
2358 Rayburn House Office Building

*Dr. Merrill Matthews is available for media interviews.