February 12, 2004
Two more senators and three representatives have signed on as cosponsors of the CARE Act. Senator Tim Johnson (D-SD) and Senator Richard Durbin (D-IL) signed on to S 1197, the RadCARE bill, the Senate version of the Consumer’s Assurance of Radiologic Excellence (CARE) act. Three more representatives have cosponsored the house version, HR, 1214, the CARE Act. They are Rep. Maurice Hinchey (D-NY-22), Rep. Mike Rogers (R-MI-8), and Rep. Steve Rothman (D-NJ-9). This brings the total Senate cosponsors to 9 and the total cosponsors of the House bill to 61.