1939 Senate Hearings on a National Health Program

1939 Senate Hearings on a National Health Program


Photo: Dr. Morris Fishbein, President of the American Medical Association, and Senator Allen Ellender, discussing opposition to the National Health Act at public hearings in 1939.

[Info on the hearings goes here: held by the Subcommittee on S.1620 of the Senate Committee on Education and Labor]

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Index of Public Hearings


1939 Committee on Education and Labor Hearings on “To Establish a National Health Program”

Public Hearings hosted on S. 1620 by the Committee on Education and Labor (Part 1: April 27 and May 4, 5, 11, and 12, 1939):

Public Hearings hosted on S. 1620 by the Committee on Education and Labor (Part 2: May 25 and 26, and June 1, 1939):

Public Hearings hosted on S. 1620 by the Committee on Education and Labor (Part 3: June 2 and 29, and July 13, 1939):