Subcommittee Hearing

Covering Uninsured Children: The Impact of the August 17 CHIP Directive


Subcommittee on Health Care Hearing Date: Wednesday, April 9, 2008 Time: 02:30 PM Location: 215 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Member Statements


  1.  John D. Rockefeller IV (D - WV)
  2.  Orrin G. Hatch (R - UT)
  3. Senator Max Baucus (D - MT)
  4.  Chuck Grassley (R - IA)

Witnesses


Panel I

  1. Dennis Smith
    Director, Center for Medicaid and State Operations, Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services
    United States Department of Health and Human Services
    Washington , DC
  2. Dr. Peter Orszag, Ph.D.
    Director
    Congressional Budget Office
    Washington , DC
  3. Chris Peterson
    Specialist in Health Care Financing, Domestic Social Policy Division
    Congressional Research Service
    Washington , DC

Panel II

  1. Paula Novak
    Mother of child with Down Syndrome
    Constituent
    Lebanon , OH
  2. Alan Weil
    Executive Director
    National Academy for State Health Policy
    Washington , DC
  3. Nina Owcharenko
    Senior Policy Analyst
    The Heritage Foundation
    Washington , DC
  4. Cindy Mann
    Executive Director, Center for Children and Families, Health Policy Institute
    Georgetown University
    Washington , DC

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