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Thursday, September 15, 2011

How Democrats improved Medicare Advantage

Posted By on Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 11:36 AM

The health care reform legislation curbed private industry profiteering in the private option Medicare Advantage and has produced lower rates, more free benefits and more participants. Republicans said Democrats were cutting Medicare and would ruin this program.

As Talking Points Memo notes, the facts won't stop Republican lies about Democrats and Medicare.

Simple arithmetic doesn't work for Republicans on the budget either.

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