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Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject - Corporate is exactly "Social Security Administration "
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - ELECTORAL COLLEGE, SOCIAL SECURITY

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - ELECTORAL COLLEGE, SOCIAL SECURITY

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers comments on the Supreme Court's refusal to review the constitutionality of the Electoral College voting system despite appeals from several states requesting that they do so. He calls the Electoral College system archaic and outdated. He also mentions a bill regarding Social Security and his efforts to allow senior citizens the ability to report medical costs on their tax forms. There are brief comments on taxes and the Vietnam War as well. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - FLORIDA PLAN

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - FLORIDA PLAN

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers discusses "The Florida Plan," an elderly healthcare program, with three Florida Doctors: Phillip Hampton, Edward Anise and Leo Raquel. They compare features of The Florida Plan with a new Social Security Health bill and explain why The Florida Plan is better. They also provide recommendations for improving medical care for the aged and needy. The segment also contains interviews with six elderly, Miami-area Florida Plan medical patients whom the interviewer assures are "on the road to recovery." Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - SOCIAL SECURITY

SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - SOCIAL SECURITY

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
Sen. George Smathers comments on restrictions in the Social Security law that prohibit recipients from seeking an additional income to augment their Social Security earnings and offset the impact of inflation. At the end of the segment, he reads two letters he has received from his constituents who have been penalized due to the Social Security law. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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SENATOR SPESSARD HOLLARD REPORTS - SID HERLONG/ SOCIALIZED HEALTHCARE

SENATOR SPESSARD HOLLARD REPORTS - SID HERLONG/ SOCIALIZED HEALTHCARE

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
On a television program, Sen. Spessard Holland and Florida Congressional Rep. Sid Herlong express their concerns over legislation that would provide socialized healthcare for people over 65 years old. They also discuss Medicare and Social Security health provisions. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - ELECTORAL COLLEGE, SOCIAL SECURITY SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - ELECTORAL COLLEGE, SOCIAL SECURITY Cold War
Healthcare
Politicians
Politics
Taxation
Vietnam War
Voting laws
United States-Foreign relations-Vietnam
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - FLORIDA PLANSENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - FLORIDA PLANHealthcare
Interviews
Politicians
Politics
Promotional films
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SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - SOCIAL SECURITY SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - SOCIAL SECURITY Economic conditions
Politicians
Politics
Retirement
Taxation
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SENATOR SPESSARD HOLLARD REPORTS - SID HERLONG/ SOCIALIZED HEALTHCARE SENATOR SPESSARD HOLLARD REPORTS - SID HERLONG/ SOCIALIZED HEALTHCARE Healthcare
Politics
Politicians
Public health
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