Health Care for Children: Protecting America's Future : Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Health for Families and the Uninsured of the Committee on Finance, United States Senate, One Hundred First Congress, Second Session, Lansing, MI, May 30, 1990, Volume 4

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Page 20 - LOGISTICS Mr. Chairman and members of the committee: I am Maj. Gen. Alan J. Armstrong, Assistant Chief of Staff for Logistics Headquarters, Marine Corps. I welcome this opportunity to appear before you for the first time to present the procurement Marine Corps budget. The...
Page 55 - Medicare enjoys the political protection created by a span of eligibility that includes the middle class; Medicaid suffers from the political vulnerability created by identification with welfare and the poor. The hospital benefits of Medicare are additionally protected by financing that comes from an earmarked payroll tax, whereas Medicaid must compete for general revenues — at not only the federal but also the state level.
Page 57 - If you or your staff would like to discuss this further, please do not hesitate to call or let me know when you will be in the area again.
Page 17 - I am very pleased to be here and to have this opportunity to talk to you.
Page 24 - As is our policy here, we will make your full written statement a part of the record.
Page 9 - Thank you for allowing me to testify. [The prepared statement of Ms.
Page 65 - Health: ."The pockets of failure are predictable — they coincide with the pockets of poverty and of unreachable poor in southern states, and in the ghettos of our cities. In our country those pockets are unacceptable.
Page 65 - Health: ."The reality is that child health in America is not what it could or should be and too many children are suffering preventable health problems.
Page 41 - Health to serve the high risk perinatal needs of the northern portion of the lower peninsula and the eastern end of the Upper Peninsula, including three islands, Mackinac, Drummond and Beaver.
Page 24 - I want to thank you both for being here and for your input, not only today but through this process.

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