RESISTANCE IS FUTILE, RESISTANCE IS FUTILE, RESISTANCE IS FUTILE, RESISTANCE IS FUTILE… LIAR, LIAR, LIAR, LIAR!
No, Paul Ryan. You can go on Roger Ailes’ Fox propaganda network and spin the lies, but here’s your voucher plan to scam Americans out of their MEDICARE:
Read the full 7 page plan, but I’ll save you some steps.
“This paper shows the implication of the CBO analysis of House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan’s plan for overhauling the Medicare system. According to the CBO analysis, rising health care costs will quickly make a Medicare equivalent plan unaffordable to most beneficiaries.
Also, since costs rise as beneficiaries age, a Medicare equivalent plan will become less affordable to the same beneficiary as she gets older.
Finally, this plan implies a huge transfer of income from beneficiaries to health care providers and insurers, since the cost of delivering the same quality care will be substantially higher under Representative Ryan’s plan than under the existing Medicare system.”
And for now for the Obama Administration’s Affordable Care Act bill:
Report says health law benefits young adults
By Sam Baker – 05/26/11 03:00 PM ET
Some 600,000 young adults have taken advantage of a healthcare reform provision allowing them to stay on their parents’ insurance policies, according to a new report from the Commonwealth Fund.
The liberal think tank said young adults are increasingly delaying care because they can’t afford it and praised the healthcare law’s coverage expansion.
Close to half of all currently uninsured people between 19 and 29 will gain coverage under Medicaid once it expands in 2014, the report says. About one-third will be eligible for subsidies to buy private insurance through a newly created health exchange.
Read the 28 page report here. It’s worth a read.
Paul Ryan’s VOUCHER CARE for Seniors and the GOP to hold the debt ceiling bill hostage for medicare? We’re not BUYING IT.