TITLE

CAN FRIST HOLD THE MIDDLE GROUND?

AUTHOR(S)
Kirkland, Rik
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Fortune;9/5/2005, Vol. 152 Issue 5, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on U.S. Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist. Idea that Frist reached a compromise on a bill that would expand the number of federally funded stem-cell lines; Uncertainty about Frist's stance on reproductive and on therapeutic cloning; The arguments of opponents and proponents concerning the cloning bill; Outlook for the battle over therapeutic cloning and for Frist to support a House-passed bill to make stem-cell lines eligible for federal funding; Efforts of the religious right to ban research using human embryos.
ACCESSION #
18019144

 

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