Hillary Clinton resumes health care battle

Thursday, October 14th 1999, 12:00 am
By: News On 6

Health care reform will be a focus of Hillary Rodham Clinton's bid for a Senate seat from NewYork.

The first lady made that clear today with a call to restore trust to the nation's medical system.

Speaking before a hospital trade group in New York state, she said many Americans remember the era of t-v's Dr. Marcus Welby.

Mrs. Clinton directed her husband's failed attempt to overhaul the nation's health care system. She says the plan she failed to push through Congress in 1994 had been too ambitious.

Today's address marked one of the first policy speeches of Mrs. Clinton's fledgling campaign