Ceasefire on Healthcare Forum featuring
Tom Daschle and Don Nickles.
Daschle and Nickles find common ground on a wide range of health care topics.
The forum is presented by American University's Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies. The series is made possible by a grant from Pfizer Inc.
Part of the Ceasefire on Healthcare Series, this forum seeks to find "common ground" for meaningful, bipartisan change to the nation's health care system.
Tom Daschle is a senior policy advisor in DLA Piper’s Government Affairs practice and serves as a member of the DLA Pipers Global Board. He is a former US senator (D-SD) and served as Senate majority leader from 2003 to 2005. In 2007, Daschle joined with former majority leaders George Mitchell, Bob Dole, and Howard Baker to create the Bipartisan Policy Center. Daschle serves on the board of the Center for American Progress and the National Democratic Institute and is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations. He also is a member of the Health Policy and Management Executive Council at the Harvard School of Public Health as well as a member of the Global Policy Advisory Council for the Health Worker Migration Initiative. His most recent book, Getting It Done, is a close-up look at the 2009 passage of health care reform legislation.
Donald Lee Nickles is an American political leader who was a United States Senator from Oklahoma from 1981 until 2005. He is a member of the Republican Party.