This Isn't Such a Bitter Pill

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This Isn't Such a Bitter Pill

October 19, 2003

Abstract

[Los Angeles Times] As they struggle to craft a compromise Medicare bill, members of Congress are facing an unusually contentious and politically explosive issue: Whether the time has come to charge higher-income elderly Americans more than they charge the less affluent for the benefits they receive under Medicare.

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