White House Studies Compendium by Robert W. Watson

By Robert W. Watson

The yankee presidency has turn into essentially the most strong places of work on the planet with the ascendancy of yank energy within the twentieth century. This Compendium brings jointly piercing analyses of the yank presidency - facing either present concerns and old occasions. The compendia encompass the mixed and rearranged problems with ''White apartment Studies'' with the addition of a complete topic index.

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WILLIAM JEFFERSON CLINTON Although Richard Nixon had proposed expansion of health coverage by encouraging employers to provide insurance, Bill Clinton was the first president since LBJ to turn his attention to the need for comprehensive health care. He was new in office, and inexperienced, and that handicapped his efforts. In view of the other accomplishments that he did manage to achieve under highly adverse conditions; a budget with a tax increase for which no Republican would vote but which was a major factor in eliminating the deficit, for example, he may have had the legislative skills necessary to secure passage.

Opponents of stem cell research are vocal as well. org. The coalition’s founding statement, issued July 1, 1999, opposed embryonic stem cell research on the following grounds: 1) that it violates state, national and international law; 2) that it is unethical; and 3) that it is unnecessary. We will consider these arguments below. The eight founding members are all academics, one of whom, Frank Young, is a former commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration. Another major opponent is the Catholic Church.

Rather, the solution is to reform the health-care delivery system in the United States. This can only occur when proper conditions exist, and when there is vigorous presidential leadership that also is sound and thoughtful. Currently, America’s health-care delivery costs far more than that in any other country, and simultaneously it fails to provide the universal coverage⎯generally high-quality coverage, one might add⎯found in other industrial nations. No great degree of perception is needed to recognize that the current health-care delivery system is flawed; nor is great discernment required to recognize that privatization is not the answer to America’s current health-care crisis.

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