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Sociological Analysis of Social Problems Health inequalities April 11, 2011
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How did the dems pass this bill? 1. Problem recognition stream 2. Policy proposal stream 3. Political stream The political stream was the most difficult piece to put in place in the passage of this bill. Obama made sure to get special interests onboard early-on. Why would he do this?
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Hillary Clinton’s Healthcare Plan Bill Clinton named Hillary Clinton chair of his Task Force on National Health Care Reform. They developed a plan that would provide universal health care
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Three streams of policymaking Problem recognition stream Policy proposal stream Political stream Clinton had overwhelming popular support for this plan in September 1993. The plan was dead by August 1994. What happened?
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1) Using symbolic political rhetoric, opponents of the Clinton plan successfully portrayed plan as overly bureaucratic and restrictive of patient choice
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Attack ad funded by the Health Insurance
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This note was uploaded on 10/20/2011 for the course SOCIOLOGY 920:103 taught by Professor Kempner during the Spring '11 term at Rutgers.

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