4Feb 24, 1996
Senior Citizens and Elections
Representatives of older Americans and public policy groups debated various campaign issues and how they are perceived by senior citizens.
6Jul 27, 1995
In a point-counterpoint segment that did not air with Washington Friday Journal, the guests debated the future of Medicare and the proposals for reforming the program.
10Dec 2, 1994
Health Care Reform
Mr. Butler spoke about the defeat of the Clinton health care reform legislation and the continuing battle over health care reform in various states. He also emphasized the need for reform, ...
9Dec 2, 1994
Health Care Reform
Following prepared remarks about the health care system, Mr. Butler answered questions from the audience.
9Dec 22, 1993
Presidential Health Care Proposal
The Heritage Foundation, a Washington, D.C.-based “think tank,” formulated a health care reform proposal in 1988. Stuart Butler, coauthor of the plan, discussed the proposal.
39Sep 14, 1993
Republican Health Care Proposals
House and Senate Republicans met jointly to hear testimony on four different health care reform plans being promoted in opposition to President Clinton’s health care proposal.
50Mar 24, 1993
Managed Health Care
The National Employee Benefits Institute held a forum to discuss the pros and cons of managed health care as they seek to improve the quality of health care provided to employees.
15Feb 26, 1993
Health Care Reform Issues
Mr. Butler and Ms. Wilensky discussed health care reform during a session in the Republican issues conference. Issues brought up in the discussion included the costs of health care ...
10Nov 10, 1992
Conservative Blueprint for Reform
Mr. Butler, Mr. Atwood and Mr. Feltan discussed necessary changes to be made in the American political system and policy structure to further the conservative cause following the 1992 ...
21Jun 18, 1992
Tax Incentive Based Health Care Reform
The committee heard testimony in another of a series of hearings on proposals to reform the American health care system. Specifically, the committee sought to hear testimony on proposals to ...
8Jun 5, 1992
Urban Aid and Enterprise Zones
Mr. Butler and Mr. Levitan discussed President Bush’s plan to develop and expand enterprise zones in 125 urban areas. The Treasury Department estimates that the program would ...
41Apr 26, 1992
War on Poverty
Members heard witnesses testify to the effectiveness of the war on poverty and the Bush administration’s efforts to combat poverty.
21Mar 4, 1992
Comparing Health Care Proposals
Members questioned Secretary Sullivan about the administration’s health care proposal introduced by President Bush in his State of the Union address. The president’s four-point ...
32Feb 5, 1992
The committee heard testimony for the second day on President Bush’s economic growth package which he unveiled at his annual State of the Union Address. Public witnesses testified about ...
516Dec 23, 1991
Dr. Butler, director of domestic policy studies for the Heritage Foundation, offered a critique of the various health care reform proposals and elaborated on his own proposal for reform of the ...
21Oct 31, 1991
Policy Themes for the 1990s
The former governor of New Jersey, Thomas Kean, addressed an audience at the Heritage Foundation on domestic and foreign policies in the 1990's. He discussed policy initiatives for the near future, ...
67Oct 30, 1991
A New Politics in the 1990s
The Heritage Foundation and the Progressive Foundation co-sponsored a forum on politics in the 1990's entitled, “Left and Right: the Emergence of a New Politics in the 1990's?". Panelists ...
26Jul 29, 1991
Health Care System Reforms
The subcommittee heard testimony on proposals for reform of the U.S. health care system. The proposals were intended to increase the number of people in America with access to health care, and ...
26Jul 22, 1991
The committee heard testimony from public policy academicians and members of federal and local government on the policy of enterprise zones, which are economically depressed areas that receive ...
10Nov 2, 1989
The View from Washington Think Tanks
The conference is entitled “Applied Social Science Research - The View from Washington Think Tanks.”
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