Writea7-9pagepaperwithbibliography.YourwrittenassignmentsmustfollowAPAguidelines. Besuretosupportyourworkwithspecificcitationsfrom this week’sLearningResourcesandadditionalscholarlysourcesasappropriate.Referto thePocketGuidetoAPAStyletoensurein-textcitationsand reference list are correct.
You will synthesizeyourunderstanding of why Medicare Part D passed, as well as the influence of the various interest groups and governmental entities during this process. Makesureto discuss both the policy process and the policy environment—that is, the key players involved and other circumstances that shaped this policy-making effort. For this assignment, address the following questions, doing further research as needed:
- How did various stakeholder groups influence the final outcome of Medicare Part D legislation?
- What were thespecificstrategies and tools that were used most effectively?
- Does the fact that Medicare Part D passed corresponds withyourunderstanding of policy and politics, or did this surprise you? Explainyourresponse.