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need them for 3000 or 5000 people, they'd be enormously costly
to make. There's something called the opticon that people can use by
feeling type, and there's a means -- they put it over ordinary
type, and then they put their hands on the machinery, and there
are vibrations from it, and you can learn to read through feeling
the vibrations. Now, this may be too expensive to use, to supply
everybody with or even severely disabled. All these practical
questions are not resolved yet.
So perhaps it's wiser that a little time does elapse.
Some time has to be spent figuring out what can be usefully done.
But if there isn't some money, nothing does get down.
Now, do you want to talk a little about the House SecurityBill
and its variants? You and Mr. Reuther were responsible for the
original proposal, were you not?
We encouraged the idea that the legislation should be
taken up again, and got some legislative suggestions. These were
incorporated in a bill that Kennedy and Martha Griffiths introduced
called the Health Security Bill, the Kennedy-Griffiths Bill. Now,
these are thought to be too expensive, so Kennedy, thinking to
get something that -- Kennedy isn't the chairman of the committee that
would finally vote the bill out, but Wilbur Mills is, and he
thought he could get Wilbur Mills to come out with a good bill, and
Wilbur Mills has indeed gone a long way, but it's not satisfactory
to Woodcock, who has succeeded Reuther, and I'm for trying to get the
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