TITLE

Reader poll

PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Gay & Lesbian Times;11/27/2003, Issue 831, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a graph representing the results of a "Gay & Lesbian Times" readers' poll on the question of whether or not individuals using HIV/AIDS services should be subject to closer financial scrutiny to determine eligibility.
ACCESSION #
11790232

 

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