Article clearly lays out the 3 part strategy to essentially kill Medicare


Article clearly lays out the 3 part strategy to essentially kill Medicare. Part one is to pile on so much federal debt (via the tax bill) that reductions can be rationalized. To kill it via a thousand cuts over the next 3 years.

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Deborah Meyer

December 14, 2017

EVIL!

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Mark Neely

December 14, 2017

Scary. He’s been talking this for quite awhile. I’ll never vote GOP.

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Dru Lowenthal

December 14, 2017

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    Robert Squires

    December 14, 2017

    Thank you!

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Robert Squires

December 14, 2017

Thank you!

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James E Baumgarner

December 14, 2017

And I just got a letter stating my Medicare is going up around 29% …

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    Robert Squires

    December 14, 2017

    What? Should find out why. Your secondary or primary?

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    James E Baumgarner

    December 14, 2017

    Primary , they gave us a 3% raise in SS and took most of it away in Medicare .

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    Robert Squires

    December 14, 2017

    James E Baumgarner My wife works as a tax expert during the season. She said it may be due to your income going up as it is income related (I didn’t know that). Ditto if it goes down. She said this happens a lot if retirees have a one-time income affecting event including taking money out of a retirement account that is taxable.

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    James E Baumgarner

    December 14, 2017

    The only change to my income is the 3% COLA they decided to give people . I sure didn’t go out and get a job , that ain’t gonna happen ,although I wish I could !

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    Kathy Reuland

    December 14, 2017

    The medicare premium by law cannot reduce your social security benefit in any given year over the last year if you have the premium subtracted from your social security payment. Last year the cost of living increase was not enough to cover the medicar…

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Robert Squires

December 14, 2017

What? Should find out why. Your secondary or primary?

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James E Baumgarner

December 14, 2017

Primary , they gave us a 3% raise in SS and took most of it away in Medicare .

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Robert Squires

December 14, 2017

James E Baumgarner My wife works as a tax expert during the season. She said it may be due to your income going up as it is income related (I didn’t know that). Ditto if it goes down. She said this happens a lot if retirees have a one-time income affecting event including taking money out of a retirement account that is taxable.

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James E Baumgarner

December 14, 2017

The only change to my income is the 3% COLA they decided to give people . I sure didn’t go out and get a job , that ain’t gonna happen ,although I wish I could !

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Kathy Reuland

December 14, 2017

The medicare premium by law cannot reduce your social security benefit in any given year over the last year if you have the premium subtracted from your social security payment. Last year the cost of living increase was not enough to cover the medicar…

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Kathi Rendall

December 14, 2017

Happy Birthday!

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    Robert Squires

    December 14, 2017

    Thank you!

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Robert Squires

December 14, 2017

Thank you!


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