My Challenge to the President

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Author(s) Ted Kennedy
Source The Huffington Post
Date October 3, 2007
URL http://www.huffingtonpost.com/sen-edward-m-kennedy-/my-challenge-to-the-presi_b_66946.html
Quote
Quotes-start.png "He says the bill costs too much. But for the price of one day in Iraq, we could cover 256,000 children. One week would cover 1.8 million children. And just over one month of the Iraq war would cover the full cost of the bill and insure 10 million children for a whole year. Because the current SCHIP program falls far short of meeting the need, hundreds of thousands of children have lost their coverage on President Bush's watch." Quotes-end.png


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This item argues for the position Program should be expanded on the topic State Children's Health Insurance Program.