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2013-05-07 15:39:02

The rising cost of Medicare can be cut through strategies such as increasing premiums and raising the eligibility age, but those moves could drive many elderly Americans from the program, leaving them with limited access to health services, according to a new study. Researchers simulated the likely outcomes of three approaches for lowering Medicare costs -- imposing a premium for Medicare's hospital insurance, switching to a premium support program that subsidizes the cost of purchasing...

2013-02-05 16:22:57

WASHINGTON, Feb 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With Congress facing important budgetary deadlines in the next few weeks, The Concord Coalition said today that the new Budget and Economic Outlook by the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) underscores that much more needs to be done to bring about a sustainable fiscal policy. "Congress and the Obama administration might be worn out by the fiscal cliff debate, but they need to get back to the negotiating table. So far, their deals have...