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Medicare, claim, claims, ACA, inflation

Medicare Is Running Out Of Money Thanks To COVID

The pandemic is accelerating a problem that used to be front and center in health circles: the impending insolvency of Medicare.

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Social Security, Social

Social Security & Medicare Funds At Risk Even Before Virus

Even if employment rebounds by the end of this year and payroll taxes return to near-normal levels, the shock from the pandemic shutdown could accelerate the depletion of the Social Security trust fund by about six months.

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Grandparents Should Work To Save Safety Net Programs

While the promotion of self-sufficiency is admirable, government entitlements warrant preservation since they provide a financial safety net.

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Market, money, retirement

Single Payer Health Care More Questions Than Answers

Progressive Democrats have rallied around “Medicare-for-all,” a single-payer health plan popularized by Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. Now, some of Washington’s official bean counters are trying to add a new framework around what it might look like.

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money retirement, cash, inflation

‘The Financial Health of Social Security Is Strong’

Some members of Congress may not be prepared to protect Social Security, but the American people know better.

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retirement Social Security, medicare

Medicare, Social Security Face Shaky Fiscal Futures

President Donald Trump has declared benefit cuts to the nation’s signature retirement programs off limits and many Democratic presidential candidates are calling for expanding Medicare benefits.

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