Medicare in crisis; Obama lashes out against critics

(By – Dan Taylor, National Monitor) 

President Obama is hammering critics of Medicare and Medicaid who want to slash the programs, arguing that the move is only a “political excuse.” Obama argued that Medicare and Medicaid, which will reach their 50th anniversary this week, should be left alone, as any attempt to cut their funding or phase htem out entirely would “undermine their core guarantee,” he said according to a CBS News report. Read more…

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