The Clinton/Gephardt Bill

Policy Backgrounders | Health

No. 133
Tuesday, August 16, 1994
by Peter J. Ferrara

House Majority Leader Richard Gephardt (D-MO) released the health care reform bill of the House Democratic leadership on July 29.  It is a composite based on President Clinton's original proposal and on the work of the House Ways and Means and House Education and Labor committees.  While Gephardt has sought to emphasize the differences between his bill and President Clinton's plan, what is remarkable is how little has changed.

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