The Bush administration has expanded eligibility of federally subsidized health care for children to include fetuses. A panel discusses the new regulation and its implications for low income mothers.

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  • Julie Rovner health policy correspondent for National Public Radio, author of "Health Care Policy and Politics A-Z," and contributing editor for National Journal's CongressDaily.
  • Dr. Christina Beato Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health at the Department of Health and Human Services
  • Laurie Rubiner VP for program and public policy, National Partnership for Women and Families

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