Medicare

What Medicare for All would Mean for Us All

By on September 17, 2019
What Medicare for All would Mean for Us All

by CHARLES BLAHOUS

Medicare for All would involve an unprecedented expansion of federal government expenditures and tax burdens.

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So Far, So Good

By on November 11, 2015 with 0 Comments
So Far, So Good

by GAIL WILENSKY

When the Medicare Modernization Act was signed into law in December 2003, there were many predictions of problems implementing the new drug benefit.

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Prescribing a Financial Fix for Post-Acute, Long Term Care

By on November 11, 2015 with 0 Comments
Prescribing a Financial Fix for Post-Acute, Long Term Care

by DAVID HEBERT

As greater numbers of patients and residents enter our nation;s long term care system, it is imperative that our policymakers address America’s entitlement programs.

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Entitlement Reform: The 800 pound gorilla that’s being ignored in the 2008 campaign

By on November 11, 2015 with 0 Comments
Entitlement Reform: The 800 pound gorilla that’s being ignored in the 2008 campaign

by DAVID C. JOHN

When asked what they would do about fixing entitlement spending, with just a few exceptions, the current presidential candidates quickly retreat into clichés.

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Hoping for a Medicare Miracle

By on November 3, 2015 with 0 Comments
Hoping for a Medicare Miracle

by MATT MOORE

This year’s Medicare Trustees’ Report once again found the system in trouble. Because of a new law, however, the President now has to do something about it.

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Ho, Ho, Ho!

By on October 26, 2015 with 0 Comments
Ho, Ho, Ho!

by ROBERT L. BIXBY

When it comes to federal spending, it’s become Christmas all year.

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An S.O.S. to Keep America’s Fiscal Ship Afloat

By on October 26, 2015 with 0 Comments
An S.O.S. to Keep America’s Fiscal Ship Afloat

by JUDD GREGG

New Hampshire Senator’s bill would impose caps and other common sense tools to bring spending under control.

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