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This bill would end Medicare as we know it, replacing it with a voucher system for seniors to buy health insurance coverage on the open market. Actuaries say the amount of the vouchers would not be enough for seniors to replace the coverage they would lose with the end of Medicare. [more]
05/20/2009 6:05 PM -- Open letter to Senators Tom Coburn (R-OK) and Richard Burr (R-NC), Reps. Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Devin Nunes (R-CA): Last week you unveiled a proposal called “The Patient’s Choice Act of 2009,” a 14-page outline of which can be found here. After controlling Congress for 12 of the last 14 years, you have finally [...]
04/18/2011 4:04 PM -- The good news is that Ryan’s plan doesn’t appear likely to become law. The Democratic-controlled Senate and President Obama stand in its way. But the vote itself provides a stark ...
Tom Coburn: impact of nurse ing short shortage an military health care delivery system, post doctoral education, commanders' emergency response program, to name a few. where they do not compromise national security,