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President Bush Signs 2003 Medicare Bill




Bush speaking at podium
President George W. Bush makes remarks on the 38th anniversary of Medicare in the East Room Wednesday, July 30, 2003. "The 38th anniversary of Medicare is a time for action. The purpose of the Medicare system is to deliver modern medicine to America's seniors. That's the purpose. And in the 21st century, delivering modern medicine requires coverage for prescription drugs," President Bush said. White House photo by Paul Morse.


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