TITLE

Statement on the domestic reduction in deaths from AIDS

AUTHOR(S)
Clinton, William J.
PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;3/3/97, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p263
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the statement of the President of the United States on February 27, 1997, concerning the historic reduction in number of Americans dying of AIDS. Report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; National commitment to fighting HIV and AIDS; Release of funds to provide high-quality treatment to people living in American cities.
ACCESSION #
9704130662

 

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