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Protect Your Medicare Supplement (Medigap) Plan Benefits!
Both Congress and the Administration have looked at the Medicare program and Medicare Supplement insurance for areas to reduce federal spending. As a result of these considerations, a variety of proposals have been suggested that would make changes to some Medigap plans. You can read specifics about these proposals by clicking on this link.
Rising Medicare Premiums Threaten to Wipe Out Social Security COLA
The Associated Press reports on how the costs of Medicare could erase this year's projected slight Social Security cost-of-living increase. Read the article.
Danforth on Super Committee's Task: 'The Problem of Health Care'
The Republican former senator talks with KHN's Mary Agnes Carey about the politics of deficit-cutting commissions and what it will take to tackle the ballooning federal deficit. Read the article.
Medicare & Medicaid Budget Proposal by House Committee Chairman Representative Paul Ryan
FDA Adds Safety Warning About Statins
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