Rep. Renee Ellmers (R-N.C.) 02/12/14 07:16 PM EST
What was Medicare’s competitive bidding process meant to do?
Simply put, it was designed to provide competition and lower prices for our disabled citizens and seniors. But for years, this well-intended process has been overrun with errors and fraud.
Dr. Ardis D. Hoven 02/12/14 07:13 PM EST
For the millions of Americans nervously hoping that a sound Medicare program will still be available to them by the time they reach their “golden years,” they just may be in luck.
Rep. Barbara Lee (D-Calif.) 02/12/14 07:11 PM EST
In 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson stood before Congress and announced an “unconditional war on poverty.” He said rightly, “This will not be a short or easy struggle, no single weapon or strategy will suffice, but we shall not rest until that war is won.”
Ron Pollack 02/12/14 07:09 PM EST
Debates about Medicare’s future too often ignore two important facts about the people who rely on Medicare. First, about half of the seniors and people with disabilities who rely on Medicare have limited incomes.
Joseph Antos 02/12/14 07:06 PM EST
Medicare spending has slowed dramatically in the last four years. That is good news, but we cannot relax.