Tagged: Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Jimmy Carter

Jimmy Carter Talks About Energy, Taxes And South Africa – October 27, 1977 – Past Daily Reference Room

President Jimmy Carter – Press Conference – October 27, 1977 – National Public Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – President Jimmy Carter, at one of his regular Press Conferences in 1977. Testing the waters on an Energy policy that had Americans relying on less Foreign oil, Carter was preparing...

Immigration in the 1950s

U.S. Immigration Policy In 1953 – May 17, 1953 – Past Daily Reference Room

U.S. Immigration policy – 1953 – American Forum Of The Air – May 17, 1953 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The subject of Immigration always seems to rear its head at certain times, and during certain election years. For a country which prides itself on its policy towards those...

The Eisenhower Health Plan – July 7, 1954 – Past Daily Reference Room

The Eisenhower Health Plan – July 7, 1954 – Past Daily Reference Room

  – Oveta Culp Hobby outlines Eisenhower Health Care Proposal- July 7, 1954 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Further proof that the question of affordable Health Care has been with us for decades comes from this 1954 recording featuring then HEW Secretary Oveta Culp Hobby. Hobby is introduced by...

Broadcasting And The First Amendment – 1973 – Past Daily Reference Room

Broadcasting And The First Amendment – 1973 – Past Daily Reference Room

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Discussion Regarding Broadcasting And The First Amendment – Jan. 30, 1973 – NPR – Gordon Sound Sound Collection. Coming during the time of the Supreme Court case known as The Seven Filthy Words, the issue of TV...

The Subject Was A Long, Hot Summer – The Kerner Commission Report – 1968 – Past Daily Reference Room

The Subject Was A Long, Hot Summer – The Kerner Commission Report – 1968 – Past Daily Reference Room

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Newsfront – Discussion of The Kerner Commission Report on Racial disturbances in U.S. Cities – March 1, 1968 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. As a reminder of just how long the issues of race and the...

Last Time The Lights Went Out – Government Shutdown’s Greatest Hits – Dec. 1995 – Past Daily Reference Room

Click on the link here for Audio Player – News reports on Government Shutdown – December 16-21, 1995 – CBS Radio News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection With word today of the impasse on Capitol Hill and the resulting shutdown of Government, the flurry of finger pointing starts. And 17...