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duckheads
08-23-2012, 10:39 AM
Some interesting information. Trying to make it more like the federal employee's plan. Hmmm......

I don't know but it seems that some of our friends here are being good little sheeple falling in line with the Democrat taking points using mediscare!


By Andrew G. Biggs, Resident Scholar at the American Enterprise Institute

Gov. Mitt Romney's selection of Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan as his vice presidential running mate has turned the 2012 presidential election into a referendum on Medicare reform. Ryan has sponsored multiple Medicare reform bills in Congress, with the Left charging that the Romney-Ryan ticket would "gut Medicare" by turning it into a "voucher system," and even "ending Medicare as we know it." Moreover, President Obama's supporters say, the Romney-Ryan approach would force seniors to pay an extra $6,400 per year toward their Medicare costs. But would Ryan and Romney's reform ideas, known as "premium support," really do all of these terrifying things?.........

http://finance.yahoo.com/blogs/the-exchange/myths-realities-ryan-medicare-plan-223236463.html