Tagged: AARP

In a Medicare Maze

In a Medicare Maze

I used to be horrified at the thought of privatizing Medicare, but now  I am not so sure. How much worse could it get? My experience with the present system has been truly bizarre. Many moons ago, I...

OMG! AARP is in Favor of Cutting Subsidies to Medicare Advantage

OMG! AARP is in Favor of Cutting Subsidies to Medicare Advantage

You’ve heard the President’s promise: No Medicare benefits will be sacrificed to make health care reform possible. And technically, I suppose, he is not really lying. But it certainly looks as if he is...

Old Folks Can Relax; No Cuts Planned for Their Health Benefits

Old Folks Can Relax; No Cuts Planned for Their Health Benefits

You may have noticed that the folks who shout down the speakers at those health-care town hall meetings seem to be pretty old (photo below). The vast majority look as if they’re on Medicare....