Witnesses: Enrique Ramirez, former adult educ. student; Andy Hartman, exec. dir., Nat. Inst. for Literacy; Jean DeVard-Kemp, assist. commissioner for adult literacy programs, Georgia Dept. of Technical & Adult Educ.; John Comings, dir., Nat. Center for the Study of Adult Learning & Literacy, Harvard Univ.; Richard Wade, prof. emeritus, graduate program, City Univ. of NY: & Sen. James Jeffords & Christopher Dodds. Also includes: Understanding Health Literacy: New Estimates of the Costs of Inadequate Health LiteracyÓ, by Robert B. Friedland, & Greg O'Neill, Nat. Academy on an Aging Society.Jeffords, James M. is the author of 'Price We Pay For Illiteracy Hearing Before The Committee On Labor And Human Resources, U.s. Senate', published 1998 under ISBN 9780756702816 and ISBN 075670281X.