608 Dirksen Senate Office BuildingThe Senate Budget Committee held a hearing on putting health care spending on a sustainable path. Three experts witnesses testified.
Video excerpts of Chairman Conrad's remarks, archived video of the entire hearing, and other materials are below, including the prepared testimony of the witnesses.
Chairman Conrad's Opening Remarks
Chairman Conrad's Questions for Witnesses
Full Hearing Video
Professor of Health Policy and Director, Center for Health Policy Research and EthicsGeorge Mason UniversityNicholstestimony2.29.12.pdf (142.8 KBs)
Professor of EconomicsHarvard UniversityCutler testimony2-29-12.pdf (81.0 KBs)
FellowEthics and Public Policy CenterCaprettatestimony.pdf (72.9 KBs)