December 02, 2016
MEDICARE AT RISK – The Facts and the Responses
On November 10, 2016, House Speaker Paul Ryan told Fox News that he would push legislation in early 2017 that would end Medicare’s guaranteed health care benefits. For years Ryan has worked to replace Medicare with a voucher or a coupon for seniors to use to purchase their health insurance. This threat to our earned health care benefits became even more serious when President elect Donald Trump nominated Rep. Tom Price to be the Secretary of HHS. Like Ryan, Price has vowed to privatize, cut and change Medicare to a voucher program……..
To see what Speaker Ryan and HHS Secretary designate Price have proposed go to: FACT SHEET – Medicare at Risk in 2017 FINAL
To see Medicare talking points and solutions go to: FACT SHEET – Medicare Talking Points FINAL