Senator Mitchell's Last Stand

Policy Backgrounders | Health

No. 134
Wednesday, August 24, 1994

The Senate is now in open debate on the health care reform bill proposed by Senate Majority Leader George Mitchell (D-ME). A composite, the proposal is based on bills written by the Senate's Finance and Education and Labor committees and on President Clinton's original proposal. Although we have been told repeatedly that President Clinton's health care plan is dead, the Mitchell bill has all of that plan's major features in slightly different form.

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